Meaning of Carlton table

Carl'ton ta"ble

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. an English writing table of c1800, having curved rear corners and a top with drawers surmounted by a-shaped section of drawers and cabinets, topped by a brass or ormolu gallery surrounding three sides of the writing area. Also called
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