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Table leads furniture at Newbury sale

29 August 2012Written by ATG Reporter

Leading Dreweatts’ interiors sale in Donnington Priory, Newbury, on September 5 is this Indian or possibly Indo-Portuguese ebony, coromandel and ivory inset centre table.

It bears what is thought to be a southern European armorial, suggesting it was made in India under Portuguese patronage, although its style relates more to the provinces of Gujarat or Sindh than Goa.

Consigned from a property in Marlborough, the 2ft 5in x 2ft 6in (74 x 77cm) table is estimated at £5000-7000.

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