This formal, antique dining-room table was fashioned in Chippendale style. It features graceful cabriole legs with shell and foliate details hand carved on the knees. This unusual piece breaks down for ease of travel on the campaign. The English colonists in India found many innovative ways to maintain their British lifestyles.
DATE c. 1870
DIMENSIONS Width 46 Depth 64/91 Height 30.5 in. Apron: Height 24.75 in., (1) Leaf: Depth 27 in.
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