McAFEE Auctions have an exceptional dining room table in their next fine furnishings sale scheduled for May 24th in the Ballymoney sale rooms.
The sale of the table is part of an exceptionally fine sale of furniture and collectibles which includes the major contents of two period properties recently sold.
“It’s an amazing table,” said Gerry McAfee. “All 13ft 10” of it, and certainly one of the finest we have had in our sale rooms for some time. The mahogany table is 5ft wide included five leaves, and has at one time seated 20 people; of course it can be made smaller by reducing its five leaves.”
Other items of particular interest are a mahogany half tester bed, superb cylinder top writing desk, walnut writing table, fine rosewood circular tip overleaf, breakfast table and other breakfast tables, revolving bookcase, pier cabinet, two dining room tables and chair sets, nice selection of bedroom furniture, console tables, fine inlaid credenza, carved chest, double end settee, large oak gong, walnut Sutherland table and other occasional tables and chairs, mahogany mirror backed sideboard, three piece berger suite, chest of drawers, three piece parlour suite, turn over leaf card tables, two door bookcases, drinks cabinet, pair of inlaid turn over leaf card tables, overmantles, inlaid bureau, display cabinets, wash stand, superb bracket clock, longcase, wall and mantle clocks etc.
Smaller lots include oil lamps, pictures, tapestries, prints, pieces of Worcester, dux, doulton and hummel figurines, collectibles boxes, tea and dinner sets, noritake, ruby, large collection of silver plated, pewter, figurines, and a private collection of silver proof collectible coins, pieces of jewellery, etc, etc.
Catalogues for this particular fine sale will be available late in the month, and further details are available from McAfee Auctions on 028 276 67669.
Next week McAfee Auctions has a 600 lot sale of antique and general furnishings and collectibles in there Ballycastle sale rooms commencing at 6.30pm on May 17th with viewing the two days prior 15th and 16th May from 3.00 – 5.00pm and 7.00 – 8.30pm – see separate advert.