A very elegant antique Georgian Chippendale style carved walnut concertina action card table, circa 1890. The table of finely figured walnut & having an ingenious mechanism allowing the back legs to slide out and a concertina action pulls out to support the fold over leaf and provides a skirt to the table on all four sides. The top having a green baize/felt playing surface with a candle stand at each corner and an oval recessed counter well for each player. The table provided with stable support by cabriole legs having fan & bellflower carving to the knees and raised on claw and ball feet. To the underside is an old storage depository label from a company in Bruxelles, Belgium, dating from the 1930's. The table is in excellent condition.
40.5" wide X 30.75" tall X 20.25" deep 103 cm X 78 cm X 51.5 cm
40.5" wide X 40.5" deep X 29.75" tall (fully extended) 103 cm X 103 cm X 75.5 cm
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