Exceptional antique English lap desk in rosewood, having brass bound top opening to an interior fitted with writing slope, pen and ink wells, secret drawers and an unusual pop-up section with four small drawers. Circa 1790-1820, on later stand.
Provenance: the Glass-Glen Burnie Museum, Winchester, VA
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 18th Century Small Scale English Card Table in mahogany, having a hinged top with candlestands at the corners and straight spurred Queen Anne legs ending in pad feet. Both rear legs swing out to support the top when open. George II, circa 1740. (patches to one foot and at rear of top at hinges)
Having a moulded cornice above a central recessed section with shelves flanked to each side by rows of small drawers behind scrolling grille-inset doors with columnar uprights; the conforming base with four paneled doors, two with columnar upright ...click for details
Fine Antique George III Bow Front Hanging Corner Cabinet in mahogany, having a stepped cornice above two bowed cabinet doors inlaid with ebony and boxwood stringing and opening to a fitted interior with four shelves and thee small drawers. English, circa 1780.
Antique English Regency style child's high chair in mahogany with caned seat and back, with a replaced adjustable footrest, turned cross stretcher and detachable turned leg stand. The stand can then serve as a small table when used with the chair.Late 19th century.