Exceptional 18th Century Demilune Gamestable in birch with rosewood banding; having a hinged top opening to a baise lined playing surface, with both back legs swinging out to support the top. The skirt is similarly banded with rosewood and the tapered legs have ebony stringing and brass cuffs.
Circa 1790, possibly Scandinavian.
Fine Antique Renaissance Revival Burled Walnut Canterbury or Whatnot, with a rectangular top shelf with a three quarter pierced gallery supported by pierced vasiform side panels. The lower section with dividers and openwork front, side and back panels above a single drawer and raised on turned feet ending in porcelain castors. English, Circa 1860. Provenance: The Estate of Winzola Poole McLendon < ...click for details
Fine antique American lap desk in figured walnut with satinwood banding, having a rectangular top opening to a fitted interior with baize lined writing slope, ink and pen wells and a hidden compartment, Circa 1840, on later cabriole leg stand.
Exceptional George III bachelor’s chest in nicely figured mahogany with good color and patina, having a rectangular, cross banded top above an oak brushing slide and four graduated drawers flanked by canted, reeded corners and raised on straight bracket feet. English, circa 1780 (brasses replaced).
Antique English Child's Chair in Mahogany. The chair raised on a separate saber leg stand; having a caned seat and back and adjustable footrest. When not used as a highchair, it could be used as a table and chair. Mid-19th C.(Restraining Bar Replaced)
Fine Antique Sheraton Canterbury, in mahogany, having four downswept dividers, one with a handhold, turned supports and legs ending in brass casters, and with a single drawer.
English, Circa 1790-1820.
Originally designed for sheet music, these are now used primarily as magazine racks. To see other examples, type "canterbury" into the search box. ...click for details