19th Century Antique Drop Leaf table in Oak
Large English dinging table in oak with drop leaves that open to a round top
The carved legs and patina give this table a beautiful rustic look
Drop leave tables had an extra use during hunting season
dropping down the top gave acces for the hunt to be placed and prepared.
Other use for this table was in case of funerals
dropping both tops gave a platform for the coffin when guests came to give a final farewell.
England, 19th Century.
D 190 cm H 75 cm