A very good Federal mahogany and inlaid games table, coastal Massachusetts, circa 1790.
Furniture - American
This nicely proportioned table has a elliptical mahogany top with a stepped and rounded front and a line inlaid edge. The top rest above an apron with vibrantly grained mahogany veneer panels each with line and finely detailed barber-pole inlay. The center panel is flanked by the outset square tapered legs set with rosewood and geometric inlaid top panels. Each of the tapered legs have line inlaid borders with checker-board inlaid cuffs. Height 28 1/4" Width 35 7/8" Depth 17 1/8"
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