2154
2154
Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Piecrust Tilt-Top Tea Table, Philadelphia, circa 1765
Estimate
80,000120,000
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2154
Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Piecrust Tilt-Top Tea Table, Philadelphia, circa 1765
Estimate
80,000120,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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Very Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved and Figured Mahogany Piecrust Tilt-Top Tea Table, Philadelphia, circa 1765

Provenance

Sotheby's, New York, Fine Americana, January 31, 1993, sale 6392, lot 1251;
Alan Miller, Quakertown, Pennsylvania.

Catalogue Note

To date, this is the only known American tea table with an elliptical piecrust top.  As such the top was never initially dished with a lathe but rather the dishing and scalloping of the top was all executed by hand.

The Highly Important Americana Collection of George S. Parker II from the Caxambas Foundation

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New York