Original working hinge and brass lock. Quality carved turned pedestal stem. Blind fretwork carvings to cabriole legs.Ideal as a small dining / drinks table. Here is a fine quality antique tilt top mahogany piecrust and birdcage tripod table, in the style of the Georgian Chippendale period, circa 1910, in excellent original condition. The top is constructed of solid top quality mahogany and boasts a stunning floral carved. Piecrust design to the perimeter. The tilt top table features the original hinges and original working brass-locking mechanism; this locks the table into place when horizontal. Below, sits a four-pillar birdcage structure with a central wooden peg that connects the table to the pedestal.
This bird card design allows the top to rotate. If the peg is removed, the table can be dismantled.The birdcage mechanism has been superbly made and the design denotes the quality of components used in the construction of this table. The table features a well-shaped and very good quality turned pedestal stem, featuring a bulbous section to the top, which incorporated floral blind fretwork detail. The stem terminates on an elegant fluted urn above three cabriole legs, which boast acanthus leaf carvings to the knees. The legs stand on well-carved ball and claw feet (sign of quality). This item features a mid dark red-brown red mahogany colour.
As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This item would look superb in a variety of rooms including the dining room, living room or the hallway. The table would certainly grace any home or office and is a great investment, as it is extremely functional. So don't miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture. Table Height = 71.3cm or 28 or 2ft 4.Knee Height = 68.8cm or 27 or 2ft 3. Diameter = 60cm or 23 or 1ft 11. This table is in excellent original condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The top and base are original to each other.
The working hinges and brass locking mechanism are all original in excellent good condition. Importantly, there are no breaks to the stem or legs, which is common with tripod tables. The item is solid in joint and ready to use.
All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit, therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations.All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yolanda Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item "Antique Georgian Chippendale Style Tilt Top Bird Cage Pie Crust Tripod Table" is in sale since Tuesday, April 5, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Tables\Edwardian (1901-1910)". The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire.
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