How to Identify a Duncan Phyfe Table?

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To identify a Duncan Phyfe table you need to look for classic characteristics. The carved reeds, pedestals, turned urn post, draped swags, lion paw feet, and trumpets. Inspect the feel of the wood.
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Duncan Phyfe definitely was a real person. His furniture-making skills were so admired and his style copied so often that "Duncan Phyfe" has come to refer to his furniture
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1. Look for classic Duncan Phyfe characteristics such as carved reeds, turned "urn" posts and pedestals, draped swags, acanthus leaves, lion-paw feet, rosettes, lyres, wheat
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Does it look like this one? http://www.instappraisal.com/antique.appraisal/duncan-phyfe-warfield-tab. le. Or, there is the Brandt one; http://www.tomfolio.com/bookdetailsm. em.asp
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Hi Kris. Nice to hear from you. I think first I would try some colored wax on this table. Unfortunately this will not remedy the cracked finish. It could well be that the table needs
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