An Italian 19th Century Napoleon III Period Giltwood And Pietra Dura Marble Florentine Side Table
Item # 8037
A striking Italian 19th century Napoleon III Period patinated black, giltwood and Pietra Dura marble Florentine oval side table. The table is raised by four elegant S scrolled black patinated legs decorated with wonderful reeded patterns, giltwood fillets and rich floral giltwood carvings. The legs are centered by a lovely and uniquely carved bottom finial. The central fut displays fine foliate giltwood carvings below the octagonal central fut with carved recessed panels, foliate giltwood accents and a family crest below a beaded and fluted designs. The exceptional Pietra Dura marble top displays masterfully executed inlaid marbles of detailed birds amidst flowers and leaves set within black Belgium marble. The fine Pietra Dura marble top is fitted within an extremely decorative Rai-de-Coeur designed giltwood border. All original gilt.