Staved oak dining table with golden oiled finish, Danish design
Vintage Danish design solid staved oak dining table made using distinctive "ships" oak. Comfotably seats 6
Lovely and practical oak table made using the more distinctive crown end of the trunk where small knots in the wood appear. These are called "cats paws"
This timber was mostly used for ship building while the root end of the trunk was used in furniture production.
The table and the chairs are all oiled oak which is what gives the lovely warm golden colour.
The table stands very solid and has visible bolts. The top is mortice joined into the legs but can still be dismantled for transport.
Condition: Very good with lovely patina and minor signs of use.
The table is stamped to the frame with makers initials and production date.
Designed: Erik Ole Jørgensen
Producer: FDB (danish co-op)
Year of design: 1978
Length 74 inch / 188cm
Width 35½ inch / 90cm
Height 28½ inch / 72cm