16 September 2004
A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD TRIPOD TABLE
BY A. EAYRS, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
The octagonal top crossbanded in calamander and inlaid with brass lines, on a fluted shaft and scrolled legs, losses to veneer, stamped 'A.EAYRS'
29 in. (74 cm.) high; 21¼ in. (54 cm.) diameter
The Hon. Mrs Nellie Ionides (d.1962) and by descent.
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No maker by the name A. Eayrs is recorded in the Dictionary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, Leeds, 1986.
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