Measurement: Height: 27.25"; top open: 40.75" x 41.75"; top closed: 41.75" x 13.5"
Condition: Appears that the table took a tumble early in its life, cracks under leg blocks
that are difficult to see have been expertly attended to, else fine, nice old surface.
Additional Information: The rounded top with perfect rule joints and dropleaves above
a carved and applied shaped skirt joining fixed and swing shaped and tapering legs
resting on pad feet. Table retails an old surface of rich color and patina, possibly
Top with “D” shape drop-leaves, thumb-molded rule joints, top on plain apron; block and turned tapering legs resting on pad feet…full pads; foot is defined by a turned concentric ring creating a stocking-like foot generally associated with Pennsylvania triffid feet. The woods assign this table to New England.
(Height: 26"; top: 45.25 x 44.75")
An outstanding table featuring deep breadboard drop-leaf design, tapering turned swing
legs on casters and an outstanding painted surface. The overall condition is superb with
scattered minor touches to top; displays beautifully.
(Height: 28.5"; top open: 49.25" x 61.5"; top closed: 49.25" x 20")
The nearly square top measures 33.75" x 34" when open; when closed 33.75 by only
12”, the height is an appropriate 27”. The top with pinched corners is on a carved and
shaped apron joining cabriole legs resting on pad feet. The leaves hang straight, overall
excellent condition; one hinge likely replaced.
Mahogany, primary; birch, maple and eastern white pine, secondary; original iron hinges with added brass “leaf clips” on underside of top and leaves.
The present table is similar in design and many construction details to published examples known to have been produced within the Seymour shop, though likely made by a journeyman working for Seymour. This item just in, please contact us to receive full 2006 report by Robert Mussey, Jr., author of The Furniture Masterworks of John & Thomas Seymour
The finish was previously expertly stripped and beautifully refinished. Original nails securing the side rail assemblies of the central section were removed at some time and replaced with screws; this is visible from the underside only. The table is in fine, stable condition; ready for daily service. (H: 28.75”, overall L: 103 by 50”, (three sections) with leaves in down position: 61.25 by 50”)
Rectangular drop-leaf top on block, vase and ring-turned legs joined by conforming stretchers raised on cutout trestle feet; two gate legs swing-out to support top.
(Old surface color, generally good condition; original hinges; later screws set the top; H: 27"; top down: 30.25" by 8"; top up: 30.25" by 28.5")
Purportedly Purchased 40-years Ago from the Sabbath Day Community, Maine
The top with breadboard ends on a plain apron containing single long drawer with brass pull; single dropleaf supported by gateleg. The whole raised on delicate tapering legs. Outstanding red paint and proportions. (Shrinkage cracks to top; thinning paint to work surface, scattered ink stains to same. (Height: 28.25"; top leaf down: 37.75" x 16.5"; top leaf up: 35.75" x 32.75")
The top with oval falling-leaves, and tongue and groove joint, above apron with drawer, raised on baluster and ring-turned legs joined by similarly turned end-stretchers; turned gate posts joined by stretchers (apron stretcher is plain). The feet with losses are at full height; each leaf comprised of two-boards. Table has no replacements or restoration; should be tuned-up to tighten area where glued joinery is failing; we are able to have this done before shipping. (Dimensions: 27" H, 12 by 37" top when closed, 39.75 by 37" top when open.)
Rectangular drop-leaf top over base (shaped apron) with single drawer (original brass hardware) on square legs featuring beaded outside corner and molded inside corner; the legs retaining original brass casters.
(Good condition commensurate with age and use, minor imperfections; H: 28.5"; top leaves down: 28 by 17"; top leaves up: 28 by 34")
The round top with falling-leafs on a frame with single arcade end profiles is raised on cabriole legs ending in successful pad feet remaining at full height. The rule-joints and hinges are without compromise; very minor imperfections such a few retro-glue-blocks and a repaired fissure in upper leg.
Dimensions: 27" H, 41.5 by 15" top with leaves down, 41.5 by 40.25" top with leaves up.
The top with demilune falling-leaves, above apron with drawer, raised on baluster and ring-turned legs with two gates joined by ring-turned blocked stretchers. The feet are restored as are hinges; other minor imperfections.
Dimensions: 27.75" H, 47.5 by 18" top; 47.5 by 56.75" top with leaves up.
This exceedingly rare example retaining original feet remains in a high state of originality; the leaves are attached to top by butterfly hinges-there is a typical history of several sets of hinges.
(H: 27.25"; top (leaves down): 44.5 by 17"; top (leaves up): 50 by 44.5")
This example closely related to a table that purportedly belonged to Abraham Ten Broeck (1734-1810) of Albany, New York.
The turning sequence on the support legs display Baroque vigorâ€¦the legs on these tables generally follow a vocabulary of four templates; stacked balusters, such as found on this example, single baluster, opposing balusters, and baluster above a ball flanked by reels.
For additional information on related tables see Peter M. Kenny, "Flat Gates, Draw Bars, Twists, and Urns: New York's Distinctive, Early Baroque Oval Tables with Falling Leaves", American Furniture 1994, edited by Luke Beckerdite, (Milwaukee, WI: Chipstone Foundation, 1994), pages 106-35. Also, Frances Gruber Safford, American Furniture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Early Colonial Period: the Seventeenth-Century and William and Mary Styles, (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007), pages 159-61, number 65. The author states that there are perhaps only two dozen of these tables known to be extant.
(Excellent original condition; as is typically the case, the hinges were changed during the tables working life.)
The rectangular top with thumb-molded rule-joint on a plain apron raised on molded square legs. Nice old color and fine condition. (Height: 28"; Top (leaves up): 41 x 44"; Top (leaves down): 14.25 x 44".)
The rectangular top on apron with shaped ends raised on cabriole legs resting on claw and ball feet. The rounded corners were shaped at a later date, all else fine. (Height: 27.5"; top (leaves up): 47 x 47.75"; top (leaves down): 15.75 x 47")
Inlaid Federal mahogany card table featuring shaped top, ovolo corners and inlaid edge on conforming frame raised on square tapering legs; the skirt with central panel and cuffed legs feature inlaid stringing.
(Very good original condition, possibly original surface; H: 31", top open: 35.75 by 35.5", top closed: 35.75 by 17.75")
As depicted, old surface with good patina; nice small size. Minor imperfection...small wood loss at one corner of leaf near rule-joint.
Dimensions: 28" high, 45 by 44.25" top with the leaves up, 45 by 12.75"e top with the leaves down.
(Old, possibly original surface, slight shrinkage to top causing drop-leafs to rest against knees of legs thusly causing slight outward angle when closed; top is flat when open; no cupping; H: 27.25", top with leaves down: 53 by 14", top with leaves up: 53 by 51.5")
Rectangular top with molded edges above incise-carved inset apron having arched latticed corner brackets. The table is raised tapered circular legs joined by stretcher shelves featuring balustrade. (Dimensions: top: 22 by 15.75"; H: 30")
(Very good condition with minor imperfections being consistent with age; tight shrinkage fissure in one leaf expertly glued, and difficult to see; one hinge is an early replacement, old, possibly original surface; thin leather-pads added to bottoms of feet accommodating for wear; replaced glue blocks, else fine. H: 27.5", top open: 38 by 39.5", top closed: 12 by 39.5")
The rectangular top with batten ends on a plain apron with single long drawer; the whole raised on double tapered legs. The top with green sponge painted decoration; the base in brown paint; period brass in original borings. This piece remains in excellent condition with only typical paint losses to surfaces of top as depicted. (H: 28"; top (open): 35.75 by 39"; top (closed): 17.75 by 39".)
A generously proportioned drop-leaf table with falling demilune leaves, the top retaining original hinges on plain apron raised on vigorous and refined mirror-image baluster turnings separated by rings, and joined by similarly turned stretchers; the gates also similarly turned; original feet. The top with traces or original red displays a rich patina and surface history, and slightly cupped at center; base retains nearly all original red paint; dry surface with great patina. The drawer has been missing for a very long time, all else fine. (Dimensions: 28" H, 42 by 17" top with leaves down, 42 by 50.25" top with leaves up.)
The oval top with thumb-molded edges and falling leaves, maintains fine rule joints and original butterfly hinges; the top on plain frame retains original long drawer...the trumpet and baluster turned legs raised on turned feet remaining at full height. The table is in old surface with very good patina; drawer missing pull; one small outer edge of falling leaf long gone.
Dimensions: 28" high, 36 by 11.75" closed top, 36 by 37.75" open top.
Original oval top on plain apron with drawer raised on block, baluster and reel turned legs joined by similarly turned stretchers; original feet. Approximately one-quarter of outside edge of leaf is an old replacement, warping to top; undisturbed hinges. (Dimensions: 26.5" High, 32.75 by 11.5" top; 32.75 by 43" open top.)
Rectangular top with breadboard ends on plain apron with single long drawer raised on baluster turned legs joined by box stretcher. This table has survived in good surface and with original feet; imperfections include a replaced breadboard, restoration to top at rear left corner. Dimensions: 25.5" H, 25 by 41.75" top.
The rectangular top and drop-leaves above a shaped skirt raised on cabriole legs resting on pad feet. (H: 28"; top open: 52 by 52"; closed: 52 by 19")
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