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Boston Classical Drop-Leaf Sewing Table

Offered By Antiquario Villas and Cottages

A specimen Boston needlework table with its rare original wooden 'work in progress' canister. The leg turnings and foliate carvings are comparable to those of the Vose shop. (Please refer to the Vose Card Table also offered in our website.) This table has a reed edged drop leaf top. When its leaves are raised, the work surface is increased from 19" to 37.5" in length. Compatible and well sized with our Japanned painted Baltimore Needlework Table; as a composed 'collectors pair' of bedside tables or sofa-end tables.

Boston Classical Drop-Leaf Sewing Table

PRICE:
OF THE PERIOD: American Classical
PLACE OF ORIGIN: United States
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: c. 1825
PERIOD: 19th Century
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Mahogany solids, crotch veneers, Original brasses, Original wooden works canister
MATERIALS NOTES: Mahogany solids and crotch veneers. Original brasses. Original wooden works canister.
CONDITION: Good. Original finish, as found estate condition; minor losses to unusual wooden work basket structure. Casters may be added at the option of the purchaser..
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
HEIGHT: 27.5 in. (70 cm)
WIDTH: 37.5 in. (95 cm)
DEPTH: 18.5 in. (47 cm)
DEALER LOCATION: Woodbury, CT
NUMBER OF ITEMS: 2
REFERENCE NUMBER: LU8667775423
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Antiquario Villas and Cottages
1023 Main St. S Woodbury, CT 06798 United States 203-263-2211 | 203-263-7888
Dealer Reference Number: 1403 AJNE CH/B
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