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AN INTERESTING PAIR OF “BOMBAY SECESSIONIST” INLAID PALMWOOD CENTER TABLES

Probably Bombay. Circa 1900.

Measurements

Height: 27 3/4" (70.5cm); Width: 16 1/2" (42cm).

Research

Of palmwood. Each hinged top of equilateral triangular form, the centre panel inlaid with ebony and bone in the form of a triangle centred by a star motif, the whole bordered by an inlaid arrow design, the top, lifting to reveal a shallow tray, above a plain frieze raised on three square legs joined by stretchers, the sides filled by three slats.

Full research report available on request.