Mahogany, holly, oak and deal construction
94 x 87 x 43 cm
Place of origin
IrelandOrder this image
Dyrham, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
A mahogany and holly inlaid and chequer banded, concertina action, card table, possibly Irish, circa 1760 The rectangular hinged top inlaid with a cross banded border with chequer stringing and scrolling floral ribbons, the frieze inlaid with flowers and a central floral wreath design. Raised on baluster cluster column legs with block feet.
Indigenous collection purchased by Ministry of Works and given to Dyrham Park in 1961.