13 September 2007
A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY DRUM TABLE
The circular top with original gilt-tooled green leather-lined surface, above a plain freeze with gadrooned lower edge, incorporating four part mahogany-lined frieze drawers and four simulated frieze drawers, on a triangular spreading shaft terminating in scrolls at each corner, on a plinth base with concave sides, on paw feet headed by shells, with sunk brass castors, the locks and handles original, the locks stamped 'GR' below a crown
29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 49 in. (124.5 cm.) diameter
Sir Osbert Lancaster (1908-1986) and by family descent to the present owner.
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