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French Butcher Display Table

France  –  Circa 1860

DIMENSIONS:
31 in.H x 39.5 in.W x 23.5 in.D
79 cmH x 100 cmW x 60 cmD

Napoleon III, rare and attractive French butcher table from the mid-19th century. Scrolled forged iron legs highlighted by brass finials and turnings on each of the three crossbars. Nice cast iron frieze Decor on three sides to enhance the one inch thick original white Carrara marble top. Traces of red lacquer on the legs, reminiscence of the color chosen by the butchers for the meat display.

OF THE PERIOD: Napoleon III
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1860
PERIOD: 1860-1869
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Iron, Marble
CONDITION: Distressed
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
DIMENSIONS:
31 in.H x 39.5 in.W x 23.5 in.D
79 cmH x 100 cmW x 60 cmD