A Handsome Chippendale Mahogany Drop-Leaf Dining Table,
Furniture - American
This attractive drop-leaf table represents a classic Newport example produced in the manner of John Townsend. The usage of choice mahogany in the top and the precise elegance of the stop-fluted legs, identify this table as a superior example from the best cabinet shops of 18th Century Newport, Rhode Island The table is constructed of richly grained mahogany and has an old surface with a deep mellow patina. Height 27 1/4" Length 48 ¼” Width open 23 1/4"
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