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Sofa table

Sofa table

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    kingwood veneered mahogany

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by V. B. Crowther Esq.

  • Museum number:

    W.22-1952

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This sofa table was on loan to National Trust Castle Ward until March 2018.

Physical description

Kingwood veneer with burr-walnut inlay on a mahogany carcase. Oblong form, the leaves at either end with rounded corners. Transverse length figure within plain burr border. At either end a rectangular support forking into brass-tied legs on brass casters. On one side two drawers each with two turned brass handles; on the other side, a corresponding frieze of dummy drawers.

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Materials and Techniques

kingwood veneered mahogany

Dimensions

Height: 72.4 cm, Length: 150 cm open, Length: 89.5 cm closed, Width: 73.7 cm drawers open, Width: 130 cm drawers closed

Descriptive line

English, c. 1800, mgny, kingwd. inlay, 55/515a

Materials

Mahogany; Walnut; Kingwood

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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