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AN INTERESTING ROSEWOOD AND PARCEL GILT INLAID CENTER TABLE WITH CHESSBOARD SPECIMEN MARBLE TOP

English. Circa 1825.

Measurements

Height: 30" (76 cm); Width: 46" (117cm); Depth: 27" (68.5 cm);

Research

Of rosewood, parcel gilt and inlaid marbles. The rectangular top with ovolo edge and cavetto frieze is centered by an inset inlaid marble top arranged as a chess board, which is flanked by rectangular reserves composed of various geometric inlaid designs. The standard end x-form base is edged with gilt and centered by a boss from which a turned carved stretcher unites the supports. The whole raised on four original brass castors.

 

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