Exceptional Louis XVI mahogany Rafraichissoir / wine or champagne table; a rare table, great for entertaining; the figured mahogany rectangular top with rounded corners and a raised moulded edge to the front serving section; the back with two elongated wells, flanked by the two apertures with removeable tole ice buckets for chilling wine / champagne (large enough to take a magnum). The frieze with well figured mahogany recess panels having a full length drawer to the side, being oak lined with a small brass knob handle. Raised on turned tapering legs united by two concave sided shelves with raised moulded edges. Terminating with original brass cup castors retaining their leather wheels.
French circa 1790
Good condition with a lovely naturally faded colour; the tole ice buckets being good quality, water tight, replacements.
Dimensions (ins) 25 wide x 21 deep x 30 high