A sensational pair of French early 19h century Empire st. solid walnut and ormolu side tables with a marble top. Raised by handsome square tapered feet and columns up each side, decorated with richly chased ormolu Cariatides. Centered is a single door, decorated with a richly chased ormolu lion within a brass trim, and opens to reveal a single shelf. Above is a drawer with two finely chased ormolu lion heads with ring pulls. All below the original Blue Turquin marble top.
Original warm patina throughout.