We aggressively pursue important antiques, decorative arts, and objects of interest for our most discerning clients. Bay Colony Antiques is proud to offer for sale this magnificent 18th century antique Pennsylvania Walnut Chippendale drop leaf dining table. Philadelphia Furniture and Philadelphia Chippendale in particular is one of the most iconic & desirable disciplines of American cabinet making.
Philadelphia was home to some of the most celebrated American cabinet makers such as John Elliot, Benjamin Randolph, Thomas Affleck & William Savery. The table exhibits nice proportions & has a really nice scrolled out table box, cabriolet legs with shell carved knees, & superbly executed triffid carved feet.Trifid carved feet are a rare decoration popular in top tier Philadelphia cabinet shops. These Trifid feet are well balanced and have a lot of character with a shallow double curve between the toes & an elongated webbing running up to the ankle.
The table has a dovetailed table box with a cupids bow cut out and the leaves are supported with a swinging gate leg on each end. The table has finely formed cabriolet legs with shell carvings at the knee and the table is nice and sturdy and has been well maintained over the years.The table is crafted from high grade American Walnut which was abundant in the region and easy to work with which made it a quick favorite among early cabinet makers. The table leaves can be opened and closed easily and have pinched corners that further enhance it's elegance & charm.
The table is in great condition with our only notes being replaced hinges, minor surface wear & discolorations, and an old age split that was properly stabilized with a biscuit. The table measures 18" wide x 42" long x 28 tall. When the leaves are locked up the top measures 53 1/2" wide x 42" long. We are a wholly owned family business in our third decade of continuous operation. We have a large inventory of fine antiques ranging from Early American, Federal, Chippendale, Empire, Centennial, Victorian, 20th Century custom mahogany, Art Deco and Mid-Century Modern antique furniture along with decorative arts from across the globe.
All the items we offer to the general public are high quality estate pieces. We do not offer goods with significant flaws or defects. We completely avoid items with issues. You can expect the items we sell to have reasonable wear and tear.
Due to the large volume of goods we deal in we cannot describe items in minutia. We do our best to give you an accurate condition report in our description of the items.We have expert woodworkers and re-finishers on staff to service any piece of furniture we offer. We represent all merchandise in absolute good faith and to the very best of our ability. If you would like to find out about any number of our services, including appraisals and restoration, please ask us about our website for more information. We deliver within a 250 mile range of zip code 01105 for a low cost flat rate. We specialize in New York City and Boston deliveries at extremely reasonable rates. We perform this service without the cost of labor as an appreciation for your patronage. This and our volume shippers discount creates a substantial lower cost for you. They are not furniture movers who bring the items into your home. We can get you special services in certain cases, but you are responsible for telling us you require them and for the extra cost of these services, if you instruct our shippers to provide services beyond curbside deliveries.
We are responsible for any additional services and charged for these services. Again the process is all designed to protect your investment and is an option offered for your protection. We dont like to send nice people off with things tied to roof racks. We are not a storage facility. We are happy to hold your items for a reasonable pre-agreed upon period.
We have a zero tolerance policy for non-paying buyers. Any offer we accept is a binding sale and subject to the conditions herein. Massachusetts General Law applies to all sales. We accept all major credit cards and are delighted to answer any questions that you may have or provide services you may need. The item "18TH C ANTIQUE CHIPPENDALE WALNUT DROP LEAF DINING TABLE With TRIFID FEET PA" is in sale since Tuesday, June 22, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Tables". The seller is "baycolonyantiques" and is located in Springfield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.