An Empire style marquetry inlaid gilt bronze mounted mahogany writing table
stamped Collinson & Lock, London
fourth quarter 19th century
The rectangular top with canted angles and having a three-quarter pierced brass gallery, decorated with a lyre within a ribbon tied wreath, all within a main foliate scroll and anthemion border, fitted with a single frieze drawer, raised on paneled square tapered legs joined by an undertier and ending in paw sabots.
height 31in (79cm); width 36in (91.5cm); depth 20in (51cm)