The rectangular top above a geometrically inlaid frieze with carved foliage scrolls in the corners. On ring turned baluster legs and block–and-ball feet joined by an X – shaped stretcher, party inlaid with ebony bands. Table can be extended on both short sides.
Castle Eerde near Ommen in the state Overijsel in the Netherlands. Owned by the parents of Derk van Lynden (1670-1711) married in 1694 with Anna Wilhelmina Bentinck until 1948 in the collection of Barod van Pallandt. Bought in 1948 in the auction from the castle by my late father and grandfather. Delft Antiques Fair 1949 – Mathieu Hart Antiques . Private Dutch collection.
Second half 17th century.
Period : Renaissance
Height: 81 cm. (32 inches.)
Width: 84 cm. (33 inches.)
Length: 152 cm. (59 inches)
Maximum length: 274 cm. (108 inches.)