A Georgian mahogany extending dining table made by the Leeds cabinet makers J Kendall & Co.
J Kendall & Co were cabinet makers from Leeds, Yorkshire and who’s craftsmanship is seen to be on a par with that of Gillows. J Kendall stands for John Kendall who was established between 1783 to 1840 and is listed in the G.Beard & C.Gilbert, Dictionary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, as an important Leeds maker.
The table has turned tapering and reeded legs with gilt brass casters.
The table pulls out to accommodate one or two original leaves that are held in place with gilt brass clips.
This very good quality dining table could seat up to 12 people when fully extended is in good condition with some historic marks to the top. (Circa 1825)
Height 72cm (28.3 inches)
Length 135cm (53 inches)
Length Extended 255cm (100.4 inches)
Width 137.5cm (54 inches)
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