early c19th regency period mahogany dropleaf pembroke sewing table with fitted writing drawer in the manner of gillows of lancaster

Early C19th Regency period mahogany drop-leaf Pembroke sewing table with fitted writing drawer , in the manner of Gillows of Lancaster.


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Item Number

ML 1706


Early C19th Regency period mahogany mahogany drop-leaf Pembroke sewing table with fitted writing drawer, in the manner of Gillows of Lancaster.
Fine quality free-standing mahogany sewing/ writing / centre table raised on finely turned and reeded legs fitted with original brass castors. The drawers to both sides fitted with original ornate cast brass knobs . The working drawers to one side composing of a simulated twin drawer front which opens to reveal fitted baize lined writing slope , glass ink bottles, pen tray and compartments. The single vacant drawer below ,above a sliding frame for sewing and embroidery with original pleated silk 'bag' . The twin drop leaves each supported on shaped folding 'ear' flap supports concealed in the side of the frame.
The edges of the top and leaves with reeded detail
The stiles and frame with inlaid box-wood string detail . The reverse 'dummy drawers' mirroring the working drawer side . All key escutcheons with fine ivory or bone surrounds.
In excellent original condition. The grade of mahogany being exceptional and tightly grained . The high quality throughout combined with the design features , lead to a strong attribution to the esteemed cabinet-making firm of Gillows of Lancaster and London .
H 28"
D 19"
England c.1820
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1706


Height = 71 cm (28")
Width = 69 cm (27")
Depth = 48 cm (19")

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