14 September 2000
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A GEORGE III GILDED MAHOGANY SIDE TABLE
The later rectangular top above a pierced fretwork frieze, on L-shaped conforming legs joined a pierced fretwork undertier with incurved front edge, on block feet, losses to fretwork, redecorated, traces of earlier ebonised decoration, presumably originally not decorated
29¼ in. (74.5 cm.) high; 28¾ in. (73 cm.) wide; 18¾ in. (47.5 cm.) deep
Sir John Smiley, 2nd Bt. (d. 1930), and by descent to the present owner.
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