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Tiger Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tiger Maple Oval-top Tea Table, New England, last half 18th century, overhanging top on block-turned tapering legs ending in pad feet, joined by valanced frame, dark patina, (imperfections), ht. 25 3/4, wd. 36, dp. 27 3/4 in.

Provenance: Mildred and George Samaha, Betty Willis.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

One leg broken with grain repaired long ago, top with four early added wood screws to supplement the original wooden pegs, some stains, underside with original butteflies to join the two-board top.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Betty Willis, George Samaha, Mildred Samaha, Tea Table, Furniture, Metallurgy, Metalworking, Patina, Weathering

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