A Wonderful table-top desk in beautiful cherry wood
LENGTH is 25 inches
WIDTH is 14 inches
HEIGHT is 13 inches
New England candlestand, dense mahogany, birch block and cleats. Mass or NH.
English Adams style walnut inlaid oval side table-ca 1910-no condition problems-32 inches by 21 inches -21 inches high-has four brass foot covers. High line item-from estate in Puerto rico
A Queen Anne, circular, Tea Table with Bird-Cage, on a ring and urn turned base with sophisticated fluting and with cabriole legs ending in pad feet, the Bird-Cage allows the top to be turned around, 28" H. The three board top with repairs is 32" in dia.(31" dia. across the grain), demonstrating the appropriate shrinkage consistent with its age. Walnut, with an old mellow finish, its origin is Pennsylvanian or Southern, circa 1770...
Very fine 19th century French provincial canape, in the style of Louis XV. Hand carved walnut frame, cabriole legs, excellent clean condition. Upholstered in cream cotton jacquard. Measures 70" W x 25.5" D x 41" H to back x 18" H to seat. Shipping extra. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut add 6.35% state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes,tariffs or customs that might apply...
This is quite different to the normal run of the mill school desks,
its of much higher quality with lovely turned legs, perhaps it comes
from an expensive public school. A very nice piece and a good colour.
Thank you for looking and for your time. If yo ahve any questions, please
do not hesitate to contact me. This piece is pick up only but we are happy to quote
for delivery if desired.
Cuban Mahogany is my favourite colour, a Deep rich Red with fine figuring
on slightly tapering legs with pad feet. The table will comfortably seat Six
people or more if one doesn't mind being a bit cosy. With the leaves down
the table fits in to quite a small space
A really nice piece.
Thank you for looking and for your time. If you have any questions, please
do not hesitate to contact me.
A Piece of Railway History
This is a dining car seat from the original Siam Express.
Eventually this train connected Singapore, Malaya (Malaysia) through Siam and to the River Kwai ,or more correctly Khwae Noi, and the Burmese Border beginning during the time of British colonization in South East Asia and India.
Made of golden teak. The patina is awesome.
Provenance: Purchased at auction, State Railways of Thailand.
19c Victorian Mahogany Whotknot
This handsome piece is a rich Honey coloured Mahogany. It has Four
tieres with a drawer on the lower one, nicely turned pillars with urn shaped
finials and bun feet. A good looking and most useful piece.
This item is listed as pick up only but I am more than happy to quote for delivery
William IV or early Victorian mahogany foot stool. Turned legs on original brass casters with inset cushion. Circa 1830-50. 18" L x 11.5" D x 18" H. Shipping extra. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut add 6.35% state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes,tariffs or customs that might apply...
This trendy lovely pair of throne chairs are in original untouched condition, the patina is rich and
warm, the finely carved fretwork on the sides and back is as crisp as the day they were made. The
chair backs are inlaid with mother of pearl...
This most attractive , heavily carved fire screen will swivel to create a Two tier Cake stand
The pattern depicts flowers and vines, there are two central oval panels inset with Brass depicting
leafy branches. There are two attached screws on the side which hold it secure when being used
as a fire screen...
Approx. 43" wide and 14.5" deep with leaves down--each leaf is about 15" so with leaves up,, table is approx. 43" x 44"--likely English.
Miniature Chest of Drawers, in satinwood
with ebonized moldings and pulls; having a overhanging top drawer above three graduated drawers and raised on turned toupie feet.
Although often called salesman's samples, miniature pieces of furniture like this were probably the work of an apprentice cabinetmaker to show the master craftsman his ability.
Mahogany adjustable pole fire screen, American or English, circa 1790 to 1810. Tripod base ending in scroll feet. The screen, beautifully worked in needlepoint and petitpoint, was copied after French artist Jacque Louis David's iconic portrait of Madame Recamier, in shades of pink, blue, pale gold, and sage green. The pole is 52.75" H, and the base is a 16" triangle. The oval screen is 23" W x 18" H. Shipping extra...
Very finely and richly carved wood letter or book holder. If used with books they must be small ones - practically pocket sized books. The hinged ends fold in flat to the rack's or shelf's surface. The rack (or shelf) expandable by fitted slide - the center portion, fixed to one end, slotted into side portions fixed to the other end. Surfaces of both the rack (or shelf) and its ends richly and finely carved with rabbits, deer, peafowl and butterflies among a lush ground of flowering peonies...
This superb Italian cabinet has a finely carved floral and leaf motif, and rounded front stiles on the top and lower portion with a spiral and repeating leaf pattern. The upper section has two deeply curved shelves painted a light coral color, and the lower section has one interior shelf. The cabinet has an overall white washed effect. The glass has been replaced in one of the door panels, while the other panel has the original glass. It dates to late 18th and early 19th century...
This miniature blanket chest is charming in its homemade effort to be fancy. Bracket feet and reeding over them indicate the maker's desire to make more than a functional miniature chest. Original green paint; butt hinges. Very good condition. Measures 12 3/4" wide; 7" deep and 8" tall. Circa 1850.