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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY GAMES TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY GAMES TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rounded rectangular twin-flap top, with a central removable slide with chessboard to the underside, enclosing a games compartment with sunken velvet-lined backgammon surface, the frieze with two drawers with anthemion escutcheons, flanked by brass anthemion mounts, with two simulated drawers on the reverse, on lyre-end supports with arched central stretcher, on slayed feet with brass-capped palm castors, the inside of one drawer with faded paper label, inscribed in ink, 'East-Room', paper label inscribed '2270'
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 56 in. (143 cm.) wide extended; 23¾ in. (65.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 176-185)