London, South Kensington
9 June 2004
A GEORGE IV GONCALO ALVES BREAKFAST TABLE
The block stamped 'MILES & EDWARDS 134 OXFORD STREET LONDON 32198'
29in. (74cm.) high, 54in. (137cm.) diameter
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The firm of Miles & Edwards are recorded as flourishing from 1822-1845 when they were taken over by Charles Hindley & Sons, Dictionary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, Beard & Gilbert, W S Maney & Son Ltd, 1984.
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