Tortoise shell bamboo dessert table: rectangular shape featuring four drop shelves suspended by springs. Surfaces of top and shelves are adorned by Japanned lacquer scenes of birds, foliage and blossoms tinted in oxblood red on black.
Period: 19th Century
Condition: ExcellentWear consistent with age and use.
Materials: Bamboo, ebonized wood, paint, lacquer and metal.