Whispering Woodworks

Country Hepplewhite Coffee Table
This coffee table was built as part of a matched set of four tables for a customer's living room.  The table tops for this set were all made from a matched set of highly figured tiger maple (each board was 18-19" wide).  The overall design complements a wide variety of styles and has roots in period pieces of country Hepplewhite styles as well as traditional shaker pieces.  The table base was constructed from solid curly cherry base and the drawer fronts were selected from a set of highly figured curly bird's eye maple.  This table features two drawers with brass reproduction pulls. The overall dimensions of  table is approximately 18" high  x 24" deep x 44" wide.  The construction includes a pinned mortise and tenon joinery,  matched wide board tops, hand cut dovetail drawer joinery, a decorative bead around the apron, reproduction brass pulls and tapered legs.




Features:
Primary construction is solid curly cherry and tiger maple with poplar and maple secondary woods.
The dimensions are approximately 44" wide x 18" high x 24" deep
Wide boards and careful grain matching for full grain patterns.
Mortise and tenon and handcut dovetail joinery throughout the piece.
Tapered legs
All drawers feature handcut dovetails at all four corners - with solid wood drawer bottoms
Optional reproduction locks on the drawers
All hardware is reproduction quality solid brass
This table was finished with a hand rubbed varnish.
Other woods, styles and finishes are available






Detail view showing  highly figured top.


Full set of four matched tables shown below

The size, style, wood selection, and coloring can be customized to suit the customer's requirements.