19thc Chinese hardwood mother of pearl inlaid circular centre table
A highly decorative late 19th century Chinese hardwood veneered circular centre table profusely inlaid with superb quality engraved mother of pearl decoration - ADDITIONAL IMAGES CAN BE VIEWED BELOW:
This table consists of a circular burr hardwood veneered top with central circular panel inlaid with engraved mother of pearl decoration depicting a Chinese landscape wth traditional temple, figures, trees and birds etc.
This is surrounded by a decorative mother of pearl inlaid border leading out to a further circular band inlaid with engraved floral and foliate designs with an outer border of inlaid floral and foliate decoration with carved and moulded outer edge, this leads down to a pierced frieze with carved foliate decoration.
The table is supported by a tri-form base consisting of a turned column inlaid with floral and foliate mother of pearl designs supported by a tripod base of three shaped and scrolling legs also with mother of pearl inlaid decoration.
This table is in very good original condition for age, is of stable construction and can go straight into a home.