With the leaves extended, the table measures 66.5" wide x 51.5" deep
A drop leaf table was a common element to Swedish country homes as it added flexible dining space but took up little storage. The fact that this one still maintains its original white (almost dove gray) paint that has softend with distress over time is a special find.
The appeal of this old work table comes from the aged wood itself, worn and distressed through years of use adding to the character of the table. Notice the expected age-related separation of the two thick planks of wood that comprise the top.
What an amazing find! At over 9 1/2 feet long, this old work table has tremendous appeal thanks to the original green painted base and the stretchers supported by iron rods which give it an industrial edge. The entire table has been restored and gently sanded.
The natual, deep patina of this large work table or long counter "draws one in" thanks to the many generations that used and enjoyed it in the past. The top is comprised of 5 long planks of warm pine, while the 3 deep large drawers and sides have a darker patina.
There is a worn and wonderful appeal to this old work table, due to the years of use reflected in it. Note the remains of old green and even blue paint that add to its vintage character as well.
This vintage white painted farm work table has the original zinc top and two lower pine wood shelves. The original white paint is greatly distressed adding to the country feel of the farm table, while the zinc and shelves make it useful in a kitchen or potting shed.
The appeal of this work table comes from the worn, weathered look created from the generations of use it has recieved. Notice the metal rods, now rusted with age, which create added support to the four stretchers.
The thick slab top draws one to this rustic coffee table due to the heavy distress seen in every scratch, crack and gouge that came from years of constant use( likely in a butcher's shop). There is a slight bow to the top but one can still set glasses upon it.
This rough-hewn console table rests solidly on square splayed legs and is heavily distressed with marks and gouges obtained over generations of use. The impressive 3-3.5" thick slab top has an organic feel complimented by the light colored, natual wood.
Authentic vintage farm table with heavy cast iron legs that create the perfect "industrial look." At 6 1/2' feet long, this impressive table will serve well as an industrial dining table. The top itself is made of 7 planks of wood, left natural for a raw, organic look.
It is the vibrant aqua blue color that draws attention to this fun old farm table from Sweden. Upon closer examination(refer to photos), you will see a base layer of blue, with areas painted over with green and where both layers are worn off the natural pine below.
There is something inviting about the aged pine and heavy legs of this old library table from Denmark. Notice the heavy wear along the drawers and mis-matched pulls revealing its constant use as it likely served as work table as well
One can sit and eat or write and ponder over this Baroque oak table with handsome baluster shaped legs. The solid, aged oak top barely reveals its 200 years of use, yet bursts with character that is only developed over time.
This table features tapered legs. a deep apron with two drawers, and applied carving to the front.
Early 19th century pine tavern table from Denmark, with four baluster shaped legs and well worn stretchers. There are remnants of old amber colored paint that contrasts nicely with the dark pine construction.
Antique oak dining tble from Denmark circa 1840-1860, with two carved drawers and turned legs.
This item is part of our “unrestored” collection. Our antiques arrive from Europe in warehouse condition. Before shipping or leaving our store, they all go through our professional
Antique Danish oak draw leaf table, circa 1880, with leaves that pull out from each end and carved legs supported by an H shaped stretcher.
This fabulous, large dining table will make a grand statement due to its impressive size. The wonderfully executed green painted finish is complimented by the elaborate baskets of flowers and flourishes that adorn the top.
Strong and substancial, this large farm table will invite the entire family to sit and linger. Notice the heavy trestle base holding the solid oak top at over 3" thick and 7' long. This style of trestle base easily allows chairs to be pulled up underneath and on each end.
The white paint is all original on this old farm house table from Sweden. The many years of use are revealed in the wear and distress of the white paint, which adds to its true vintage appeal. The top was left natural pine, which has deepened to a darker patina.
Stunningly crafted round mahogany table with exquisitely carved Griffin base. The table does expand and will take leaves which could be custom made.
This tall and dramatic work table draws you in to reach out and touch it's thick unfinished hard wood top with rustic appeal. The ornate, vintage cast iron legs on castors add stability and give the piece an industrial slant, making this a great work table or kitchen island.
Antique work table with cast iron legs and a weathered hardwood top from Sweden, circa 1880.
This classic pair of demilune tables are made of dark mahogany rest upon turned legs.
While most of the original white paint has been scraped off, it is this very distressed feel that give this demilune table such a warm and comfortable "presence." Demi-lune tables were a traditional style element throughout the 1800's in Sweden.
Antique Swedish Pine Trestle Table, circa 1940.
Function, form and interior fashion combine in this narrow console table from China. The two small center doors open to reveal the interior storage area, while the two sliding doors (which flank the center) slide outward allowing you to store throughout the entire interior.
A very versatile piece, this early 19th century sideboard could easily function as a sofa table or buffet. The gloss lacquer finish enhances the dark yellow ocher paint and gives it incredible depth. The three drawers provide the storage needed for a dining room side table or buffet.
What a fun find! This vintage farm table has the original zinc top and a lower shelf, indicating it was used as a type of work table in its former life. The zinc, which has great aged patina, wraps around 3 of the four sides.