What is a mirror desk called? Today it is usually called a vanity table; in the 19th century, it was called a dressing table; but in the 18th century, it was known as a toilet table.
What is a two sided desk called? A partners desk, partner’s desk or partners’ desk (also double desk) is a mostly historical form of desk, a large pedestal desk designed and constructed for two users working while facing each other.
What is a desk with doors called? A secretary desk or escritoire is made of a base of wide drawers topped by a desk with a hinged desktop surface, which is in turn topped by a bookcase usually closed with a pair of doors, often made of glass.
What is a desk with a shelf called? The credenza desk is sometimes flat, like a pedestal desk, but more often than not it has a stack of shelves, small drawers and other nooks above its main working surface. The sum of these overhead amenities is usually called a hutch. Hence, the credenza desk is often called a “credenza with hutch”.