This is a beautiful antique French goncalo alves wood and cut brass inlaid rectangular occasional table, circa 1850 in date.
The lift up lid features superb cut brass marquetry inlaid decoration consisting of a scolling cartouche classical urn cresting, framed by trailing foliate and floral ornamentation.
The apron is decorated with ribbon tied swags and roses while the interior is made from rare solid birds eye maple and has an inset bevelled mirror .
It can be used as a dressing table by lifting the lid to reveal the mirror and lots of space for creams etc. Alternatively it can be used by opening the drawer so as not to disturb any items on the lid.
It is raised on elegant fluted legs joined by a brass inlaid undertier with ormolu capped feet.
With working lock and original key.
This stunning table will instantly enhance the style of one special room in your home.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned and French polished in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 76 x Width 71 x Depth 42
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet, 6 inches x Width 2 feet, 4 inches x Depth 1 foot, 4 inches
Our reference: 08455