A Middle Eastern Moorish style intricately carved hardwood center or occasional table with mother of pearl inlay, the tall square structure with scooped corner top features a classic Islamic fretwork apron, four retractable, inlaid shelves and a full inlaid under-shelf, supported on splayed, square legs. Circa 1860. Dimensions: 30.75" H x 21.5" W x 21.5" D.
A Chinese cloisonne enameled archaic-form incense burner, the bulbous-shaped bronze vessel having a removable, reticulated dome shape cover topped by a bronze dragon form finial, supported by 3 elephant head feet, with embossed carry handles. Note: Six (6) Character Mark, verso. Qing Dynasty, c. 1850. Overall dimensions: 14" H x 6" W.
Louis XVI period flame mahogany bureau plat or writing desk, the upper case incorporating 4 fascia drawers, one with an original locked safe, on four squared legs ending in brass sabots, the writing surface and a side slide fitted with green tooled leather, all original keys included. France, c. 1790. Dimensions: 30" x 51 3/4" W x 26" D.
Early northern European carved oak document box. Swedish or German, circa 1720. Scalloped steel mounts, hand-forged nails with original leather nail pads, and low turned feet. Lovely condition. All original including the key. There is an old inventory number on the base. Measures 18.25" wide, 12.5" deep, and 10" high. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. Open Daily 10am-4pm www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
A Meiji Period Japanese oblong shape black lacquer tray decorated with classic bird, bat & cloud motifs, on a custom designed black lacquered faux bamboo table or stand, with a large turned finial centering four arching stretchers. Japan, c. 1870. Dimensions: 28" H x 24" W x 14 1/2" D