A French Napoleon III period marquetry card table

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Decorated throughout with extensive marquetry work depicting foliage, flowers and birds to the front, top, inside border, outer sides and back, mounted with cast scrolling ormolu mounts all around the table top as well as down the legs, ending with sabots feet; the top lifts and swivels to stabilise it into a table for four

French, c. 1870

Height: 
78 cm
Width: 
94 cm