Gillows Mahogany extending dining table
A very good Gillows model Mahogany extending dining table with two leaves opening to an overall length of 85", 216cms,63.75", 162 cms long with one leaf and 42", 107 cms without both leaves whilst the width is 48.75", 124 cms. The top has a moulded edge with rounded corners above a frieze and raised on four ring turned and reeded legs terminating in brass cups and casters. Ca. 1820
The table has a good wax finish and is in excellent condition having just come from a private collection.
Lit: Gillows of Lancaster & London 1730-1840 by Susan Stuart, Vol. I Pages 240-247, plates 238-245.