This is a stunning quality antique English Regency figured mahogany rectangular tilt top breakfast / dining table, which can comfortably seat 4-6 people, circa 1820, in excellent original condition.
• Item: Breakfast / Dining Table
• Circa: 1820
• Period: Regency
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid Mahogany
• Size: 3ft 3⅞” wide by 5ft 4” deep
• Bevel moulded rectangular top
• Original hinges
• Original brass locking mechanism
• Central ring turned column
• Reeded splayed legs
• Original brass castors & castor cups
• Seats 4 – 6 people
• Solid in joint and sturdy
• Dismantles into two sections
• Stunning colour & patination
• Excellent condition
• Superb quality
• 14-day free UK returns policy
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
This is a stunning quality antique English Regency figured mahogany rectangular tilt top breakfast / dining table, which can comfortably seat 4-6 people, circa 1820, in excellent original condition. The table boasts a rectangular bevel moulded two-piece figured mahogany top. The table retains the original brass locking latch, which allows the tabletop to be tilted vertically for storage and to show off the lovely grain configuration on the top, or removed for easy transportation. The table retains its original solid brass thumbscrews either side of the hinges, which secure the table top to the pedestal. Removing these brass screws detaches the table-top from the pedestal base. The table is raised on a central ring turned pedestal column, which terminates on four splayed reeded legs. The legs rest on the original solid brass decorative castor toes & castors.
The table can accommodate between 4 – 6 persons and is sufficiently tall enough to comfortably fit your knees underneath. It is also sufficiently wide enough to accommodate serving dishes in the centre of the table. We have photographed the table with 8 chairs, to show the absolute maximum number of chairs that can be seated around the table but it would be more comfortable to seat between 4 – 6 people.
The table boasts a rich mahogany colour. The table has been cleaned and French polished, by hand, to a professional standard in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard, which is also testament to the years of care and cleaning it has received.
This tilt top table would look superb in a variety of rooms from dining room, drawing room or library. The table would certainly grace any home or office and is a great investment, as it is extremely functional. So, don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
Height = 72cm or 28⅜” or 2ft 4⅜”
Width = 101.4cm or 39⅞” or 3ft 3⅞”
Depth = 162.5cm or 64” or 5ft 4”
Knee Height = 70cm or 27½” or 2ft 3½”
Folded Height = 176.4cm or 69½” or 5ft 9½”
Folded Depth = 85cm or 33½” or 2ft 9½”
Free UK Delivery*:
We offer free delivery to mainland England, Wales, and Southern Scotland (anywhere south of Stirling). *We do not offer free delivery to locations north of Stirling in Scotland, Northern Ireland, or any British Islands off the mainland; for example, the Isle of Man, Isle of White and Channel Islands. If you live in one of the areas where we do not offer free delivery, please contact us for a delivery quote before purchasing the item. Delivery will be made by our specialised antique furniture delivery service, or in some cases we will use a courier service for distant deliveries.
Delivery times are usually 1-4 weeks depending on location; we aim to deliver the majority of items within 2 weeks. 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.
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Free 14 Days UK Returns & Refunds:
A free 14-day “no quibble” returns policy (from the date you receive the item) is available if you are not happy with this item. We will collect the item free of charge from you (we do not charge a return fee / collection fee). You will be given a full refund as long as the item is returned in the same condition. We will collect returns using our own specialist furniture delivery company. We will not accept returns via a courier service (due to experience of damaged items in transit). This refund policy only applies to deliveries to the UK.
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About the Seller:
This item is being sold by Yola Gray Antiques who is an accredited member of LAPADA (the UK’s largest Trade Association of Professional Art and Antique Dealers) and CINOA. 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.
Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.
Please visit the Yola Gray website at www.yolagray.com for further items and information.