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Mahogany Tea Table

Auction:
2255
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Tea Table, Chowan County, North Carolina, c. 1750-1780, the circular top tilts and rotates above the open-sided dovetailed box on the ring turned tapering and shaped pedestal above the tripod cabriole leg base with its carved C-scrolls flanking each leg, all ending in pad feet, top with old refinish, (minor repair), ht. 28, dia. 26 1/2 in.

Literature: The Furniture of Coastal North Carolina, 1700-1820, by John Bivins, Jr., MESDA, 1988, p. 152, pl. 5.69 is similar to this lot.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Chowan County, Tea Table, John Bivins , Jr., Coastal North Carolina, Cabriole leg, Furniture

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