• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5693

    Christie's Interiors

    30 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 108

    A REGENCY GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONISED TABLE INSET WITH A VIZAGAPATAM IVORY AND TORTOISESHELL MOUNTED GAMES BOARD

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A REGENCY GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONISED TABLE INSET WITH A VIZAGAPATAM IVORY AND TORTOISESHELL MOUNTED GAMES BOARD
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The board with shell-lac engraved trailing foliage to the border, lacking various squares inset above a frieze drawer and faux drawer to the reverse, on pedestal shaft and triform plinth with out-swept feet, together with a later glass top
    29¾ in. (75 cm.) high; 31¼ in. (79.5 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep


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