Fabulous Large 2.6 Metre Antique French Limed Oak “A” Frame Provincial Vendange Wine/Tavern Tasting Table Circa 1890


A beautiful and rare large provincial antique limed oak “A” frame French “Vendange” wine tasting table circa 1890.  Direct from the Champagne region of Verzenay, this table originates from the Moët et Chandon Champagne House. Vendange tables are integral to French wine history. The dismantling (as with this version on “A” Frame trestle supports, to allow the thick plank lined oak top to be removed with ease) or tilt top functions (as with most circular versions allows them to be stored in cellars and easily transported for wine testing. The vendange, wine harvest, begins in August and can finish as late as the end of October. Once months of hard work come to an end, it's time to taste the wine and celebrate with friends and family. This beautiful example table features lovely natural thick plank limed open grain table top with mellow colouring /patina and “A” frame trestle supports giving beautiful shape to the table. The perfect statement dining table for inside or out in the garden. Great for commercial settings were communal table setting is required or for commercial shop display. 

Full Height 78cm x Full Width 262cm x Depth 64cm x Under Plinth 73cm 

As a genuine antique/vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items.  All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.