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Collections > Furniture > Card table
This card table is veneered in kingwood, and decorated with floral marquetry and gilt-bronze mounts. The marquetry includes both stained and sand burnt woods.
The table top, here closed, has a central panel of floral marquetry. It opens to reveal a stamped velvet surface surrounded by floral and trellis marquetry. A compartment beneath stores cards and counters.
Size: Width: 65 cm; Height: 76 cm.
Artist / Maker: Monbro
Object Type: table
Period: Napoleon III
Actual Date: c. 1855
Century: 19th century
Materials: Kingwood, Gilt-bronze
Museum Accession Number: Founders/FW.116