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Occasional Tables in Purpleheart and Sapele

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Project by Andy Brownell posted 1312 days ago 1756 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Standard Shaker style and proportions. Hall table 60”x18”x28”. Side table 31”x20”x26”.
This was a commissioned set of tables I made to compliment the interior design of a client’s home.
The purpleheart and sapele worked together nicely.
The purpleheart was also a real bitch to work with, thankfully, it was only on the tops.
The longer hall table’s surface has a block-mottle grain with some significant chatoyance, nothing I’ve ever seen in purpleheart.

I plan on making another piece with these two woods for my daughters room that compliment some sapele in her headboard of her bed and purpleheart shelves I made a while back.

-- Andy Brownell





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cwdance1

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#1 posted 1312 days ago

Wonderful looking tables, what a great job.

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matt garcia

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#2 posted 1312 days ago

Beautiful!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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workerinwood

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#3 posted 1311 days ago

Nice job!! Great looking tables, headboard and shelves look great also.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Dennis Zongker

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#4 posted 1311 days ago

Very Nice Craftsmenship, Andy. And Merry Christmas to you.

-- Dennis Zongker

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