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Premier Auction - Session II - February 4, 2023

Sat, Feb 4, 2023 09:00AM EST
Lot 812

American Rococo Revival Carved Rosewood Turtle Top Center Table

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500

Bid Increments

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$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
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$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

New York, mid 19th century, attributed to J.& J.W. Meeks, variegated white marble top over a deeply carved skirt with pierced stretchers and central fruit finial on scrolled feet with casters, 32-1/2 x 45-1/4 x 30-1/4 in.

Note: For a closely related example by Meeks see Schwartz, Stanek and True, The Furniture of John Henry Belter and the Rococo Revival, pgs. 70-72

?This lot contains animal or plant material that may be restricted under federal, state and/or local law. Prospective bidders should check all applicable government wildlife restrictions prior to placing a bid. The buyer is solely responsible for obtaining any necessary licenses or permits from federal, state and/or local authorities applicable to their purchase or transport of the object. Please note that bidders in New Jersey may not bid on any lots containing elephant ivory, mammoth ivory, or rhinoceros horn.


Provenance: New Orleans Auction Gallery, Spring 2005; John W. Stark House, Springfield, Tennessee


marble top replaced, otherwise generally good, typical shrinkage, cracks and minor losses at pierced carving, other scattered minor cracks and surface flaws