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AN INTERESTING MAHOGANY AND SATIN BIRCH COMPENDIUM TABLE

Continental. First Quarter Of The Nineteenth Century.

Measurements

Height: 31" (78.75 cm)
Diameter: 24" (61 cm)

Research
Of mahogany and satin birch with ebonised moldings, the circular top, inlaid as a chess board, divides to form two retracted semicircular parts one fitted for writing and vanity the other for sewing. The frieze set with a series of false drawers each centered by a turned bone knob. The waisted lower part set with six recessed panels each of which functions as a concealed door.  The whole raised on a circular plinth base and raised on castors.

Full research report available on request.