Very Fine and Rare Diminutive Queen Anne Walnut Drop-Leaf Table, Massachusetts, Circa 1770
2,500 - 3,500 USD
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Very Fine and Rare Diminutive Queen Anne Walnut Drop-Leaf Table
Height 22 1/2 in. by Width 10 1/4 in. by Depth 29 in.
In overall very good condition. Two small diamond shaped patches on the top surrounding the nail heads.
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A very closely related table is in the collection of Historic New England and is illustrated in Brock Jobe, Portsmouth Furniture: Masterworks from the New Hampshire Seacoast, (Boston, MA: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1993), pp. 240-2, no. 54. Another related table with Hancock family history was sold at Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., New York, The Lansdell K. Christie Collection of Notable American Furniture, October 21, 1972, sale 3422, lot 43.