interesting and practical early c19th french circular mahogany bedside table or 'videpoche'

Interesting and practical early C19th French circular mahogany bedside table or 'vide-poche'.


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Item Ref

ML 1905


Interesting and practical early C19th French circular mahogany bedside table or 'vide-poche'.
Unusual Empire-design mahogany bedside table or bowl-stand with a central turned solid mahogany bowl or open vessel pocket-tidy mounted on the top . The bowl with a moulded edge and raised on a turned stem .The circular moulded-edge tray top with a frieze below ,supported on 3 turned classically-inspired tapered columns each with collars top and bottom. The base platform of concave-sided triangular form with a circular moulded bowl-ring to the centre . The whole raised on turned bun feet .
In good original condition with some marks to the interior of the central bowl commensurate with age, use and purpose. The mahogany has achieved a good deep , rich patination.
Highly practical and stylish table of strong Empire design .
H 33"
W 18"
D 18"
France c.1830
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 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 .
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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 1905


Height = 84 cm (33")
Width = 46 cm (18")
Depth = 46 cm (18")

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