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English rosewood game table drawer detail

english rosewood game table open

In the third scene, the centerboard is removed, which exposes a colorful leather backgammon playing surface.

The center of the table slides out and flips over to reveal a chessboard with inlays for scoring pegs.

English Rosewood games table disguised as a sofa table

A most sophisticated and elegant English Rosewood games table disguised as a sofa table, and in the French taste with ormolu mounts. Circa 1810. This especially stylish model is done in an exotic wood, rosewood, and drawn with fine lines. The excitement is highlighted by gilt ormolu mounts and gadrooned borders.

More detailed images of the ormolu mounts and borders with superb workmanship displayed in this special piece.  H. 29 inches, length 59 1/2 inches, depth 24 inches, length with leaves down 38 1/2 inches.

Everlasting joy from this table at $4400. A best of type for your collection.

English Rosewood games table disguised as a sofa table