Naylor Antiques

Early American Furnishings

Baltimore Empire Restauration Pier Table, c.1840


an American mahogany and mahogany veneered pier table; all poplar secondary; the rare double cyma apron rests on two “floating” scroll consoles, cantilevered over a shallower “Cupid’s bow” base; the appropriate “Egyptian” black marble and restoration mirrored glass are replacements; unobtrusive iron back bracing maintains the space between upper and lower scrolls; dimensions: 37½” tall x 40” wide x 19” deep