• Item: Side Table
• Circa: 1820
• Period: George III
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid oak
• Width: 3ft 3¼”
• Primitive country table
• Twin-plank top
• Ovolo moulded top
• Generous overhang
• Lunette carved sides
• Applied moulded drawer front
• Oak drawer linings
• Hand dovetailed drawer
• Old replacement brass drop handles on circular escutcheons
• Turned baluster legs
• Uniting bar stretchers
• Lovely rich colour
• Original polish & patination
• Solid in joint
• Excellent condition
• Ideal as a side / hall / writing / occasional table
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy
Here is a fine quality antique English George III oak occasional side table, circa 1820, displaying a lovely rich colour, in excellent condition. A table of this type would have been made for simple country dwelling. The table incorporates a twin-plank ovolo moulded edge, with a generous overhang, above a single working drawer. The drawer features old replacement brass drop handles on circular escutcheons, which were probably added during the Victorian period. The oak lined drawers are constructed with hand dovetail joints and the drawer is finished with an applied moulded front. The drawer runs smoothly and closes flush to the frame. The sides of the table are decorated with lunette carvings. The table is raised on four turned baluster legs, which are united by simple stretchers for additional strength. The table features the original top and backboard to the rear; the frame has been constructed in the traditional joined manner for that period. The item is solid in joint and ready to use.
This item features a lovely rich oak colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the living room to the hallway, or useful as a writing table. The table would certainly grace any home or office and is a great investment, as it is extremely functional. So don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
This oak side table is in excellent condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges, drawer front and top, but nothing significant considering the age of the item (see photos). The drawer is in good working order and closes flush to the frame. The drawer features old replacement brass handles and escutcheons (possibly replaced in the Victorian period). The table features the original top and backboard to the rear. There are no breaks to the frame or legs. The frame has been constructed in the traditional joined manner. As the table boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic mellow colour and patination. This table is well constructed, solid in joint and ready to use.
Table height = 77.1cm or 30⅜” or 2ft 6⅜”
Width = 99.8cm or 39¼” or 3ft 3¼”
Depth = 54cm or 21¼” or 1ft 9¼”
Knee height = 57.2cm or 22½” or 1ft 10½”
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