London, South Kensington
8 September 1993
A George III mahogany serpentine card table, with eared top on square channelled legs with pierced spandrels, the back legs with concertina action, one hinge stamped H. Tibats -- 35in. (89cm.) wide, 18in. (46cm.) deep, 29in. (74cm.) high.
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Numerous fine mid 18th century card tables are found stamped with this name on the concertina mechanism; see Dictionary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, Beard and Gilbert, 1986, page 893.
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