Classical Tip Top Center Table(60 views)
Description: Mahogany and mahogany veneer with mahogany and pine secondary woods - gold and ebony decoration - ormolu and brass hardware. This New York table has a stunning flame mahogany veneered top laid in pie wedge sections to create a wonderful sunburst effect. Ormolu mounts adorn the base. Additional subtle decoration highlights various design elements. A gold leaf grape vine garland borders the top, gold leaf Empire emblems decorate raised panels on the skirt, and gilt gadrooning with ebonizing forms the base of the column as well as the reeded bun feet
Condition Report: Condition: excellent - minor wear, fading & losses - old and new repairs - minor discoloration in a few spots on top - some gold loss - top beautifully restored and newly French polished many years ago.
Notes: ID # 8807FW
Provenance: New York.
Dimensions: 45.5" diameter x 28.5" tall
Date: Circa 1810.