A small table with hinged flaps on either side which, when raised, increase the size of the table surface. The flaps may be supported by fly rails or a gateleg. The following are all variations of the dropside table: gateleg table, Pembroke table, sofa table, Sutherland table.
A Victorian drop side pedestal table, second half 19th century, the 'D' end table having a fine fiddle back figuration, the top with bullnose edging and pull out supports, raised on a knopped pedestal with four curvaceous carved legs with whorl fee
An early Victorian mahogany drop side table, mid 19th century, the rectangular table with drop sides supported by fly brackets, above a single drawer with a timber pull handle to one short side and a dummy drawer to the other, and raised on slender ring tu
A George III Cuban mahogany dropside table, late 18th century, in warm tonings the rectangular table with long drop sides, of typical gateleg construction and raised on slender legs terminating in pad feet. Height 70 cm. Extended length 135 cm. Width 43 cm
A Victorian mahogany, drop-side chess table, by James Burrey, Shrewsbury, the top inlaid with rosewood and satinwood chequer board squares, upon a turned pedestal and carved cabriole leg base, the table has two single drawers; one containing a makers label
A Jacobean style oak drop side table, early 20th century. in warm tonings, the oval table having barley twist legs and fold out stretcher based supports with square form bases and ball feet. Height 73 cm. Width 106 cm. Depth 79 cm
An early Victorian drop side mahogany table, circa 1840s, the square form table with two small side flaps with rounded corners, a single cock beaded drawer to one side and a faux drawer to the other, raised on slender ring turned legs. Height 74 cm. Width
A Georgian occasional drop leaf table, early 19th century, the elegant small square table with curved corner flap sides above a single satinwood strung oak lined drawer and raised on a knopped pedestal to a tripod base with reeded sabre legs. Height 75 cm.
A George II style walnut drop leaf breakfast table, c.1750 and later. The table is in the Queen Anne style with carved slender cabriole legs and pad feet. Height 72 cm; top: 122 x 44 cm Extended: 122 x 138 cm
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