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October 26, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Paint-decorated Games Table

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Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2757BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 26, 2014 10:00AM


Paint-decorated Games Table, New England, late 18th century, the rectangular top with polychrome checkerboard and decorative border with applied serpentine edge, on a vase- and ring-turned carved support and cabriole legs, (paint wear),ht. 28, wd. 20 3/4, dp. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Rectangular block was added between the top and the cleat to raise the table to playing height at the time that the table was decorated in the last half of the 19th century.

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