R.J. Horner Winged Griffin 12 Foot Dining Table
As usual, Bradford’s Antiques has yet another great piece of R. J. Horner furniture for sale. This time it’s a 12 foot dining table with four 20″ leaves which are skirted and carved to match the carvings on the table top for the fully extended 12 foot length. I think this one is so grand I probably wouldn’t eat on it! Here are more details from the listing:
- Quartersawn Oak Winged Griffin Dining Table
- Circa 1890’s
- Attributed to RJ Horner
- Fantastic Table!
- Four Standing Winged Griffins with Breast Plates
- Bearded Griffins with Elaborate Pierce Carved Tails
- Unusual Carved and flared Center Pedestal
- Four Winged Claw Feet
- Center Pedestal Opens to Expand the Table to over 12 feet!
- The Center Pedestal Hides the Original Floating Center Leg.
- The Table Comes with Four 20″ Leaves
- THE LEAVES ARE SKIRTED AND CARVED TO MATCH THE TABLE TOP!
- Height: 31″ (loads of leg room)
- Diameter: 60 inches
- Lenght: 140 inches with 4 leaves
- Maximum opening is 14 feet
- This is the Very Best Griffin Table I have Seen to Date
- The Table is in Mint Restored Condition
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