Slab Wood and Iron Table

March 13th, 2015 in member junk     
MrFlannery MrFlannery, member
6 users recommend

The slab was atop uninspired and out of scale legs.
The base was originally used with three gas burners in an apartment size stove.
When I got the base it had a steel plate and a grinder attached.  The grinder went to a friend and the plate to the scrap pile.

This console table was assembled from pieces bought at a couple of different auctions.  The top is a piece of slab oak with a live edge.  I counted rings and the tree was over 100 years old when it was cut.  The base is cast iron with great Queen Anne legs and traces of silver and red paint.  It was a gas stove in an earlier life.

Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, metal, wood, industrial, brown, table, cast iron-metallic

Comments (4)

Jenn_B writes: Excellent combination. You've got a great eye for seeing what can be. Posted: 7:49 pm on March 25th
JunkArchitect writes: The base is phenomenal! What a great table.

Posted: 12:25 pm on March 14th
MakinItHappen writes: Love the slab, love the legs. They were meant to be together. Posted: 2:05 pm on March 1st
gadgetsponge writes: Super piece! That's some nice wood and that antique iron stove base would have been grabbed by several folks in this group! Haha. Posted: 7:40 am on March 1st
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