Heartwood Table

c. 1900
$2,280 USD ON HOLD
Dimensions
H: 11.5" Dia: 12.75"
Materials
Walnut
Collection #
BJH082
Estimated Shipping
$75

As evidenced by the many blade marks on its round top, this low, drum-like table was originally used as a chopping block in a Qing-dynasty kitchen. Shaped from a single block of walnut, the table is etched with shallow grooves in a concentric circle pattern, intended perhaps as a target for chopping accuracy. A century of use has softened the wood's raw texture and imparted a beautiful dark patina.

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