1118 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
1500 S. Western Ave. Chicago, IL 60608


George Nakashima Trestle Dining Table


Early example of trestle dining table: Which consists of bookmatched solid boards joined together with Rosewood Butterflies.
The top is not screwed in like most, it’s fits precisely to the base and is secured with pegs (shown in images) The horizontal rail that connects to the uprights passes thru verticals uprights and is secured with a wooden pin, these types of constructions are very consistent with traditional Japanese techniques.

  • George Nakashima
  • United States
  • 1957
  • George Nakashima
  • Excellent
  • 1
  • American Black Walnut
  • 36" H x103" W x 27" D