AN UNUSUAL GEORGE II MAHOGANY TRIANGULAR TABLE, MID-18TH CENTURY
with a hinged lid to a triangular compartment
71.5cm. high, 33.5cm. wide; 2ft. 4¼in., 1ft. 1¼in.
This unusual object shows typical signs of age and use and is in "classic country house condition". There are stresses to the frieze that supports the hinges. There are repairs to this site. There are old marks and scratches throughout and the lower pot shelf has incised circular marks. Some of the blocking that supports this under-tier is lacking.
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