Antique American marquetry inlaid octagon center table, circa 1870.
This fantastic octagonal table boasts brilliant marquetry inlays of contrasting woods in geometric 3-dimensional patterns. Each section of the side apron has two round carved medallions of concentric circles. This substantial table rests on a carved pedestal with burl inlay of its own. The base of the pedestal is supported by four carved scroll feet. Each foot has a matching circular medallion on each side at the top of the scroll. This table is truly a craftsman's masterpiece that incites marvel and wonder. Each section laid piece by tiny piece into the design by hand, after being masterfully carved and design to fit perfectly one against the next.
Dimensions: 27.5"H x 42.5"W x 42.5"D