An extraordinary 19th-century oak refectory table, of extremely large proportions demonstrating four turner legs, sat on squat bun feet - united by stretchers.
The tabletop displaying a two-part section planked top with a large deep drawer in the apron of the table, featuring a rich and warm patination and grain throughout.
This table was originally from the History of Science Museum - Oxford University, 'The Ashmolean'. The table was situated in the main Basement Gallery, which was used to display chemical, physical and medical items - along with Einstein’s blackboard and Marconi's wireless collection.
height - 75cm
Width - 290cm
A Monumental 19th Century Oak Refectory Table - Oxford History Museum
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