Wimbledon-Furniture is delighted to offer for sale this pair of very rare original mid Victorian circa 1860 folding chessboard tables in Burl walnut and Mahogany. I have never seen a folding tripod chess table before like this and to come in a pair is hard to believe. These are very fine, the bases hand carved and very ornate, the tops are Burl walnut and absolutely stunning.
We have cleaned waxed and polished them from top to bottom, there will be normal patina marks all over from genuine honest age and use. Width:- 61cm folded 19cm.Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask. This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses SW19-3BE, we can have it delivered nationwide to include Scotland Wales and Ireland. Wimbledon-Furniture is a privately owned family ran business out of Wimbledon SW19, we have four large storage warehouses, if you have any questions my number is under the business sellers information, please feel free to call or text.
Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition. Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade. COURIER (LARGE ITEMS ONLY THAT CANT BE POSTED). Whoever delivers will always require help on the larger items to unload, the price you will be quoted will always be based on this assumption, if this is not possible please let us know as it will affect the price to send a two man team. The item "MATCHING PAIR OF VICTORIAN BURL & BURR WALNUT CHESSBOARD TRIPOD BASE SIDE TABLES" is in sale since Wednesday, September 9, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Tables\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "wimbledon-furniture-01" and is located in London Wimbledon.
This item can be shipped worldwide.