AN ENGLISH OAK AND BURR OAK OCCASIONAL TABLE
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AN ENGLISH OAK AND BURR OAK OCCASIONAL TABLE

EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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AN ENGLISH OAK AND BURR OAK OCCASIONAL TABLE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
The parquetry top centred with a mother of pearl roundel, made from the old Skyrack Oak, on octagonal column
30in. (76cm.) high, 17in. (43cm.) diameter
Special notice

No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
This lot is subject to storage and collection charges. **For Furniture and Decorative Objects, storage charges commence 7 days from sale. Please contact department for further details.**

Lot Essay

The skyrack oak was a celebrated ancient oak tree in the Headingley district of Leeds, until it blew down in the 1940's. It is depicted in the skyrack mural at Octavia Hill's Birthplace House, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire; the Hill family lived in Headingley for a time.
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