18 March 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 9,375
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN MAHOGANY CARD TABLES
OF GEORGE II STYLE, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
Each with a rectangular hinged top enclosing a brown baize playing-surface, above a blind fretwork trellis frieze, on foliate-carved cabriole legs with cabochons at the knees and claw-and-ball feet, the underside of one table inscribed in white chalk '131/2', the hinges stamped 'TIBBATS'
Closed: 29 in. (74 cm.) high; 38¼ in. (97 cm.) wide; 19½ in. (49.5 cm.) deep
Open: 28 in. (71 cm.) high; 38¼ in. square (2)
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