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Early 19th Century Chinese Altar Table with Everted Ends

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In ancient China slender, long tables like such as this one are often referred to as “altar tables” and used to hold musical instruments, flowers, or vases. This 150-year-old table was carved in China’s Shanxi province. It has averted ends curving upward at a dramatic angle, which gives the sturdy elmwood table a lighter, more whimsical feel. The apron is intricately with a traditional interlocking pattern often seen in Chinese design.

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  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    1800
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 39.5 in. x W 95.75 in. x D 20.25 in.

    H 100.33 cm x W 243.21 cm x D 51.44 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    ZZZ116
  • Reference number
    LU820010452041

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