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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 63

    A SCOTTISH WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY TELESCOPIC EXTENDING DINING TABLE

    CIRCA 1835

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SCOTTISH WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY TELESCOPIC EXTENDING DINING TABLE
    CIRCA 1835
    The rounded rectangular top with telescopic action, two D-shaped end stretchers on octagonal turned legs and brass castors stamped 'Copes patent', with eight further leaves and the original leaf case
    16 ft. 11 in. (516 cm.) long x 5 ft. 6 in. (168 cm.) wide/extended and including seven leaf insertions and leaf holder (distressed)


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    Literature

    1851 Inventory, Dining Room, 'Set of Telescope Dining Tables, with spare leaves and case for ditto - £10.10.0'