Antique library table : Round pedestal dining table.

Antique Library Table

antique library table
  • A collectible object such as a piece of furniture or work of art that has a high value because of its considerable age
  • made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age; "the beautiful antique French furniture"
  • old-timer: an elderly man
  • shop for antiques; "We went antiquing on Saturday"
  • A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to
  • A collection of books and periodicals held in such a building or room
  • a collection of literary documents or records kept for reference or borrowing
  • a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study
  • A collection of films, recorded music, genetic material, etc., organized systematically and kept for research or borrowing
  • a room where books are kept; "they had brandy in the library"
  • Present formally for discussion or consideration at a meeting
  • a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table"
  • a set of data arranged in rows and columns; "see table 1"
  • postpone: hold back to a later time; "let's postpone the exam"
  • Postpone consideration of
antique library table - Board and
Board and Table Game Antiques (Shire Library)
Board and Table Game Antiques (Shire Library)
Amongst the collectable items to be found in antique shops and stalls are board and table games and objects pertaining to them, which may not be easily recognised out of context. As well as the familiar chess, draughts and ludo, a variety of games has been manufactured commercially since the eighteenth century. Many nineteenth-century children's games had an educational slant and the stern moral attitude of the victorians is emphasised by their preference for spinners over dice. Games boards, boxes for the accessories and card cases were often hand-crafted and beautifully decorated and the pieces might be ivory. This book illustrates many board games, as well as dice, dominoes, mah-jong and playing cards and describes some techniques of construction.

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Italian inspired Mahogany Library Table
Italian inspired Mahogany Library Table
Rectangular mahogany, Italian-inspired library table with trestle-like base and carved paneled ends. Flat stretcher, "T"-shaped "shoe" feet with carved paws and molded platform. A hung center drawer with scroll and (vertical) "thumb" reeded front carvings. 30" tall. Top: 26" x 54" August 1978 appraisal value: $750 June 1997 appraisal value: $1,200 * Appraisals conducted by Valdemar F. Jacobsen Antiques in Cold Spring Harbor, NY
Library Interior in Daylight
Library Interior in Daylight
Interior of The Library at Stevenstone, Great Torrington, Devon, England © Anne Gilbert Photography - All Rights Reserved. The image may not be copied, downloaded, printed, published or reproduced in any manner without prior written permission.

antique library table
antique library table
Hand-carved Solid Mahogany Antique Replica Gryphon Library Table
Hand-carved solid mahogany antique replica ; The stylized gryphons and ornate filigree scrollwork hand-carved to create the legs of this exclusive are nothing short of amazing! The egg-and-dart molding surrounding the double-tiered, kiln-dried top of this exquisite sculptural piece allows you to admire it from every angle. Whether you use it as a writing desk, a hall table or as the piece de resistance in your entryway, this signature creation that takes over 100 hours to create is a stunning work of hand-carved solid mahogany furniture art.

55"Wx28"Dx30?"H. Approx. 160 lbs.

Depth of leg from snout to snout is 30" ;Solid bottom piece on leg is 22.5" deep ;Inside width under the table between legs is 44" ;Simple assembly required