Magnificent Early Swedish Vernacular Farmhouse Dining Table

Magnificent Early Swedish Vernacular Farmhouse Dining Table

Magnificent Early Swedish Vernacular Farmhouse Dining Table

The Massive Twin Plank Top with Salt and Spice Grinding Cavity
Solid Well Patinated Pine with Original Surface

Sweden c. 1650
29.00" high x 80.75" wide x 36.75" deep
Ref: 7780
Sigurd Erixon, "Mobler Och Heminredning I Svenska Bygder", Del. 11; Pub. Nordiska Museets Forlag, Stockholm,1926. Plate Page 8, Fig.451, illustrates a similar example from Varland, in the collection of the Nordiska Museet, (Nord. Mus. Coll. No. 88,413) and Plate Page 11, Fig 461, shows another example with a corner cavity also retaining the ancient grinding stone.

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