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19th Century Red Lacquerd Altar Table
19th Century Red Lacquerd Altar Table 19th Century Red Lacquerd Altar Table 19th Century Red Lacquerd Altar Table 19th Century Red Lacquerd Altar Table

Red Lacquer Console Table with Black Lacquer Drawers from 19th Century, China

$6,500

Dimensions W: 78.0"  |  D: 14.0"  |  H: 35.0"
Age 19th century
Origin china
Model YN3396

A 19th century red lacquer Chinese altar table (console table) with black lacquer drawers. This Chinese 19th century altar table was made of red lacquered wood and black lacquer drawers and displays a refined rectangular shape. Its feet feature a horse hoof motif. The table is lacquered in a bright red hue that makes for a Stark contrast with the black lacquer of its five drawers. Each drawer opens thanks to a brass bail handle.

 

The back of this table is well finished with two beveled rectangles the cover the piece from side to side. First used as an altar for ceremonial vessels, this 19th century Chinese red lacquer console / altar table would be an exotic and elegant addition to most homes, and would be a wonderful setting for family pictures or other items.