A large mahogany serving table by Gillows of Lancaster,
late 19th century, of serpentine outline, with all-over profusely-carved floral and foliate decoration, the raised back centred with the trophies of arms motif, above a gadroon-edged top and three frieze drawers, the central example stamped 'GILLOW 17129', raised on four paw-footed monopods with alternating lion and satyr masks, on a shaped plinth base,
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Sold for £4,200
Some fading and discolouration to top and back. One particular area of wear to the right-hand side of the back. Some fairly deep and noticeable scratches to top and base. Further general scratches, surface wear, knocks and marks. Some chips and losses to carved decoration, particularly the knees. Joints largely tight. The whole heavy, of good quality and extremely well-carved. Drawers run relatively smoothly. General wear commensurate with age and use.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Tue, 14th Sep 2021
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