Toupie Feet

An antique Louis XVI-style carved salon table, late 19th century

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A Louis XVI-style giltwood side table, late 19th century

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A Louis XVI-style carved marble-top console table in giltwood, French, early 19th century

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Toupie Feet

Derived from the French word for top (as in a child’s toy spinning top), toupie feet are turned top-shaped forms having a larger turning in the middle, narrowing to a small radius turning at the bottom which forms the foot.

Reference note by p4A editorial staff, 05.09.


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