fine mid c18th george ii chippendale period mahogany gaming table

Fine mid C18th George II Chippendale period mahogany gaming table.



Item Ref

ML 2102


Fine mid C18th George II Chippendale period mahogany gaming table .
Fold-over top baize-lined gaming or card table raised on carved cabriole fore-legs with well-carved bold acanthus leaf decoration onto a carved ‘ball-and-claw’ foot . The fold-over top of shaped ‘break-front’ form with polished candle-stick rests to the interior .
The base of the frieze with a carved gadrooned mould to the front and side returns, and fitted with a central oak-lined drawer retaining its original cast brass patinated rococo design handle .
The back legs of slender cabriole form with lappet carved knees onto a pad foot. The reverse fitted with a single gate-leg action to support the fold-over top .
The interior benefitting from having had a quality felt baize lining replacement approximately 25 years ago .
In excellent original condition with a good colour and patina . The figured mahogany top having a achieved a wonderful mellow patination.
Possibly Irish .
H 29”
W 30”
D 16”
England c. 1750
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 2102


Height = 74 cm (29")
Width = 75 cm (30")
Depth = 40 cm (16")

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