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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 88

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY EXTENDING DINING-TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY EXTENDING DINING-TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rounded rectangular top above a plain frieze, on ring-turned tapering legs with brass caps and castors, with two leaves, six brass clips
    28¾ in. (73 cm.) high; 118½ in. (9ft. 10½ in., 301 cm.) long; 50½ in. (128.5 cm.) wide
    Each leaf: 29¾ in. (75.5 cm.) wide


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    Saleroom Notice

    The end-sections are made from two pieces of mahogany sandwiched together, with the underside partly cut out to economise on the use of mahogany, a technique seen on furniture by Johnstone, Jeanes & Co.