Large oak table with great carved statues forming the legs.The statue carvings are 18.5" tall and appear to represent the four Seasons that follow the mythological story of Persephone. Table is very good quality and more impressive when seen in person. Table comes with 3 unfinished leaves. Unfinished table leaves are quite standard in Europe. We rarely if ever find tables with finished leaves. Europeans simply use them as is when needed or put a table cloth over the table. We can sand and stain these leaves if requested. DIMENSIONS: Width: 62.9 Inches Height: 29 Inches Depth: 51 Inches. Opens another 59 inches to accept 3 unfinished leaves, each 19.6 wide. Statues are 18.5 high.This table was part of a dining set, inquire on additional pieces. Dates from the 19th Century and is Oak. Shipping Additional. Please call with any questions and for a shipping quote 410-745-3700.
The story of Persephone, the daughter of goddess Demeter was kidnapped by Hades and later became the Queen of the Underworld, is known all over the world. It is actually the way of the ancient Greeks to explain the change of the seasons, the eternal cycle of the Nature's death and rebirth.
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