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Fine Early Victorian Sewing Table in the Manner of Gillow c.1860

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Fine Early Victorian Sewing Table in the Manner of Gillow c.1860

SHORT DESCRIPTION
A very fine quality sewing table in figured mahogany with dovetailed mahogany lined drawers and original mahogany dressed sliding box drawer below.
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DIMENSIONS
27.25 inches high, 27.75 inches wide when leaves are extended and 14 inches wide when leaves are closed, 20 inches deep, internal height of both drawers approx 2 inches, internal height of box drawer is approx 4 inches. For metric please multiply by 2.
DATED
c.1860

 
FULL DESCRIPTION
A very fine quality sewing table in figured mahogany with dovetailed mahogany lined drawers and original mahogany dressed sliding box drawer below. All set on wonderful spiral turned legs in the manner of Gillow and set on original solid brass tiny casters.

The table leaves open smoothly and properly on the original flies to give a level and solid surface. Drawer open smoothly and close properly - retaining their original brass locks and working key - a quality locking mechanism whereby bottom drawer lock also secures the box drawer.

In very good original condition with no significant marks, knocks or wear.

A well cared for small and versatile table of great charm and usefulness, of superior quality and condition from a local estate.

A lovely gift for someone who sews or knits or would cherish a pretty wine or side table which will hold a good number of bits and bobs!