Superb Philadelphia card table with serpentine sides and front. The legs are reeded and slender, surmounted with diamond panels to the sides and front. The front of the skirt has inlaid has a central oval inlaid panel.
• Descended in the family of Lois Ogden and Embree from the Corbit and Ogden families of Philadelphia and Boston.
• Sotheby’s: Lansdell K. Christie sale - 1979
• David Stockwell - Wilmington, Delaware
• Taylor B. Williams - Chicago, Illinois
Purchased from Taylor B. Williams Antiques in 1996
Israel Sack (on line) Same form no inlay.
“American Tables & Looking Glasses by David Barquist (page 216 fig. 112)
This card table is right up there with the best Federal Philadelphia card tables in existence.
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