Continental Neoclassical Game Table in cedar, having a hinged rectangular top which rotates and opens to a baize playing surface. The shaped and molded skirt has two end drawers and is raised on tapered legs ending in brass casters.
Circa 1830, possibly Baltic.
Federal Mahogany Pembroke Table with secondary wood of poplar, having rectangular top with two shaped drop-leaves above a frieze drawer, flanked by reeded pilasters and raised on reeded, tapering legs ending in brass casters.
New York, circa 1810.
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Fine William IV Tea Poy in Rosewood, having a hinged, faceted lid opening to a fitted interior with two lidded caddies and two later sugar bowls, a tapered octagonal pillar and a quadripartite plinth base raised on scrolled feet. English, circa 1835.
Fine Antique Sheraton Canterbury, in mahogany, having four downswept dividers, one with a handhold, turned supports and legs ending in brass casters, and with a single drawer.
English, Circa 1790-1820.
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Fine George II Tilt-top Tea Table in mahogany having a single board top with a "birdcage" support above a "cannon" turned shaft and supported by three cabriole legs ending in pad feet. English, circa 1750.