LOWBOY or SIDE TABLE
A rare 18th century padauk LOWBOY, colonial origin circa 1730
The rectangular moulded edge overhanging top above a shaped frieze with five drawers, each retain original handles, raised on cabriole legs with a round pad foot.
- Height: 28ins (71cm)
- Width overall: 35.5ins (90cm)
- Depth overall: 20.5ins (52cm)
Padauk was the favoured wood of furniture makers in the British colonies in 18th and 19th centuries and often referred to as East Indian mahogany.