Antique Mahogany Book Trough on Legs

Origin: England   Period: Edwardian

A most unusual early XX Century Mahogany Book Table.

It is in fact supported by two slender turned tapering delicate columns on swept cabriole feet and joined by a turned stretcher.

It is marked underneath with the original plaque for Heelas Ltd by appointment to the King - Complete House Furnishers Reading. The story of this renowned family business, started in the mid 19th C as a drapery business and evolved very much towards house furnishings after a couple of decades, can be found here

Small and light and extremely functional, having quite a generous capacity for its size.

Ideal for small spaces or reading corners, to hold, for example, the books that you are currently reading.


Width: 47.00 cm (18.5 in)

Depth: 31.00 cm (12.2 in)

Height: 80.00 cm (31.5 in)

Price: SOLD

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