Property from a Private Connecticut Collection
A GEORGE II MAHOGANY TEA TABLE, CIRCA 1740
height 27 ¾ in.; width 33 in.; depth (closed) 16 in. (open) 33 in.
70.5 cm; 84 cm; 40.75 cm; 84 cm
Scattered marks, stains, age cracks throughout consistent with age and use. Proper left front leg slightly lose at joint. Losses and lifting to mahogany veneer on gateleg back rail, veneer is very dry here. A few small losses to paw feet.
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Number One (Wells) Antiques, Somerset