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Late Victorian Writing Table with Needlework Box, c.1900

This elegant little (47″h x 24″w x 16″d) writing table is mahogany with satinwood string inlays. It still has its original brass knobs, escutcheons and casters. The slender legs are squared and taper down to the casters. Because of the … Continue reading

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A Wake Table

This is an antique drop leaf, gate leg table probably from the late 18th century. Tables of this type are sometimes referred to as “wake tables”. The one shown measures 58″ long x 66″ wide when both sides are open … Continue reading

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