This is a superb pair of antique George III fruitwood demi-lune console / tea / games tables, circa 1780 in date.
Each console has a beautiful ‘D’ end shaped top with subtle boxwood and goncalo alves banding and they are each raised on elegant square tapering legs. They open into circular tea or games tables.
The quality and attention to detail throughout the pair are second to none.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned and polished in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 75 x Width 91 x Depth 46 – closed
Height 75 x Width 91 x Depth 92 – Open
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 foot, 5 inches x Width 3 feet x Depth 1 foot, 6 inches – closed
Height 2 foot, 5 inches x Width 3 feet x Depth 3 foot – Open
is the wood of any of numerous fruit-bearing trees, such as the cherry, pear or apple used mainly in cabinetmaking. Most of the fruitwoods have fine, smooth texture and good shaping features and are considered to be the best cabinet woods.
Our reference: A2698