19th Century Carved Walnut Tantalus

  • $4,250.00


A handsome walnut tantalus from the last quarter of the nineteenth century, its shaped edges carved with foliate vines, decorative cartouches and high-relief, naturalistic renderings of fruit and ribbons bordering bevelled-edge glass sides and top. The locking front self-folds to reveal a gilt bronze caddy holding etched crystal stemware and decanters.

16.25 W x 12.5 D x 12 H inches.