A Pair of George III Mahogany Concertina-Action Card Tables

CIRCA 1765

Height: 28.25" Width: 35" Depth: 18" Open: 36"

Inventory Number 8468-293

Price

$38,000

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Description

Each with serpentine-shaped top and carved edge opening to a velvet-lined playing surface above a fret-work-carved apron, on cabriole legs and later scrolled feet; the hinges stamped H. TIBATS.

Additional Information

The stamp of H. Tibats relates to a ‘hinge and sash fastening maker’ based in Wolverhampton in the middle part of the 18th Century.

The 'Tibats' stamped hinge were of the finest quality, and have been recorded on a number of exceptional mahogany concertina action tables.