A fine quality mid 19thc Anglo Indian hardwood (rosewood) 3 drawer writing table, possibly from the Bombay region.
The solid rosewood top is of excellent patina (colour) with a carved edge of egg & dart design.
There are 3 frieze drawers on the front with sophisticated carving of a foliage design.
This leads down to a carved gadrooned decoration and this same carved design is replicated on all sides.
The end supports are a stylised lyre design with profuse foliage carving leading down to carved splay legs, terminating with serpent style feet.
There is a foliage carved shaped stretcher supporting the legs.
This table could be used both as a writing table or centre table or for any purpose.
The table is of stable construction and can go straight into a home.
Height: 30'' / 76cm
Height at drawer rail: 25'' / 63.5cm
Width: 49'' / 124.5cm
Depth: 22.25'' / 56.5cm