First seen by auctioneers Capes Dunn in 1987 during an insurance valuation, this pietra-dura table has now been consigned to their next sale.
Estimated at £40,000-60,000, the 2ft 11in
(89cm) diameter top is inscribed to the underside Pietro
Barzanti Figlio, Firenza 1878.
It will appear at the sale in Manchester on
Contact 0161 273 1911.
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