Items for Sale:    Carswell Rush Berlin, Inc.

Bronze-Mounted Walnut and Ebony Inlaid Mahogany Trestle-Base Games Table (1815 to 1825 New York City)

Artist

Attributed to DUNCAN PHYFE (worked 1795-1847)

Country of Origin

New York City

Dated

1815 to 1825

Medium

Mahogany, Walnut, Ebony, Ash, Tulip Poplar

Dimensions

36.00inch wide   29.00inch high   18.00inch deep
(91.44 cm wide  73.66 cm high  45.72 cm deep)

Condition

Excellent


Description / Expertise

The hinged D-shaped cross banded swivel top with book-matched walnut inlay outlined with ebony stringing, opening to a mahogany playing surface, above a knife-edge molding on a conforming case, the well lined with marbleized paper and the frieze with highly figured mahogany and ebony molding with two brass strings at the bottom edge, above a trestle base. the sabre legs terminating in brass paw casters.