An Irish Painted and Parcel Gilt Extension Dining Table
having a circular top opening to oval above the plain frieze, raised on cylindrical tapering legs ending in claw-and-ball feet, with nine leaves.
Height 29 3/4 x diameter of top 57 inches (closed).
Estimate $ 2,000-4,000
By repute, from the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. McGuire, Newton Park House, Dublin
Sold Christie's London, September 20, 1976, Lot 43
In overall good, stable, usable condition. Painted finish and gilt fairly even throughout but with varying areas of surface wear (nicks & scratches) from light to moderate consistent with use.
When closed (no leaves) the circular top has a diameter of 56 inches. Having seven 19" leaves and two 9 1/2" leaves. Total length when fully opened 208".
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