He had invented several furniture making and finishing machines before he started his own company. The top is a glass door bookcasechina cabinet wit.
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The maddox table company began operation in 1898.
Maddox tables jamestown ny. He also invented several other time saving furniture making tools and devices which he readily sold to other furniture companies. In jamestown ny in 1898. According to the information that i found regarding this company.
A 1940s honest reproduction. It was founded by william maddox son of an english immigrant who invented a variety of furniture making machines which he sold to manufacturers throughout the united states. The desk features serpentine front with four drawers atop carved ball and claw feet.
Discover ideas about jamestown colony. Sitting among a large collection of fine period furniture it would be easy for the uninitiated or casual buyer to accept the desk as the real thing. It closed in the mid 1980s.
Cute furniture refurbished furniture recycled furniture hand painted furniture furniture makeover bedroom furniture painted dressers vintage furniture furniture ideas. It ceased operation around 1985. Maddox table co inc was in business starting 1898 in jamestown new york.
Back side of the desk is unfinished and that is where the secretary desk has the manufacture39s name maddox tables jamestown ny. It change ownership several times before they finally closed down in the mid 1980s as maddox table co inc. Secretary desk maddox tables jamestown ny i own a cherry wood secretary desk that was a gifted to my family many many years ago.
Was founded in jamestown ny in 1898 by english immigrant william maddox. This colonial revival governor winthrop style secretary has refined lines and exceptional workmanship. A maddox colonial reproduction by maddox tables of jamestown ny.
I have a piece of furniture which my father purchased at a garage sale about 25 30 years ago. William maddox started the maddox table co. Jamestown colony antique.
A visit to a very reputable local antiques dealer turned up what appeared to be a real gem of a hepplewhite tambour desk. The company made tables desks secretaries and other case furniture. He had invented a machine that could create a highly polished wood table top in a fraction of the time of the current trend of hand finishing.
She has been told the madox furniture maker worked in jamestown ny. An outstanding mahogany breakfront secretarychina cabinetdeskbookcase made by famed maddox mad ox tables of jamestown ny. The company was sold in 1919 and again in 1978.
She reports she found 2 tables for sale on an antique page. Slant top opens to reveal a fitted interior featuring two secret pull out document holders disguised as side pillars to center compartments prospect door letter files and four document drawers. They were manufactured by maddox in arstownny co.
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