Early 20th Century Antique Chinese Rosewood & Marble "Four Butterflies" Plant Stand, Pedestal or Side Table
The piece features a finely hand carved attractive apron that has four stylised butterflies or moths on each side panel. Intricately carved with bamboo & prunus flowers throughout.
Clawed / pawed feet support this piece.
The elegantly shaped cabriole legs are connected by four stretchers. Used for display of incense burners, vases, plants, ferns, lamps, or statues. Can also be used as a small side or drinks table. A very nice piece.
Very good overall. Acceptable age related wood shrinkage at some joints and around insert. Minor small nicks on paw feet and on one edge of top - see last photograph.
Top measures 12.25" sq.
First to Second Quarter 20th Century.