27 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A CEYLONESE EBONY AND WHITE MARBLE TABLE
SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
The octagonal top with an inset marble tablet and a foliate carved edge on twin foliate C-scroll supports and a foliate and lapetted plinth with scrolled feet
29in. (74cm.) high; 21½in. (55cm.) wide; 18½in. (47cm.) deep
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A closely related table is illustrated in Amin Jaffer, Furniture from British India and Ceylon, London, 2001, p. 372.
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