18 March 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY DEMI-LUNE CARD-TABLE
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
Crossbanded overall in kingwood and amaranth, the hinged top enclosing a green baize-lined playing-surface, above a frieze with pearled lower edge, on stop-fluted tapering legs with foliate-carved feet, the underside with a partial label inscribed in pencil 'PEAR' and in ink '51'
Closed: 28 in. (73 cm.) high; 36 in. (92 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43.5 cm.) deep
Open: 28 in. (71 cm.) high; 36 in. (92 cm.) wide; 34 in. (86.5 cm.) deep
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