circa 1840 - 1850
Rosewood, softwood, brass, baize
72 x 91 x 46 cm
Place of origin
EnglandOrder this image
Erddig, Wrexham (Accredited Museum)
A rosewood fold-over card table, English, circa 1840. The top turning, and folding open to reveal a baize-lined playing surface. The friezes bead-edged, shaped and with rounded ends; the front frieze centred by a carved shell. On a facetted baluster-turned pillar and a circular base with carved paw feet.
Given by Philip Yorke III (1905-1978) along with the estate, house and contents to the National Trust in 1973.
Marks and inscriptions
Underside: Ex Green Room