Large Scale Italian 17th Century Renaissance Period Walnut Trestle Table
Item # 8155
A magnificent Italian 17th century Renaissance Period walnut large scale finely carved trestle table. The long table is raised by two very impressive carved supports joined by a wonderful stretcher. Each scrolled side supports has a central carving of a family crest with a crowned eagle amidst scrolls and laurel garland, flanked by scrolls and grape clusters. At the front and back are handsome rams heads at the top, ending with paw feet. The stretcher has a straight top with a scrolled bottom decorated with acanthus leaves, scrolled foliate and grapes. All below the thick solid walnut top with carved dentil border. All original warm rich patina throughout.