We’ve all heard the saying
“What Goes Around, Comes Around”
And nowhere does that apply better than the field of fashion, home or clothing.
Take, for example, this duo of side tables…
At first glance, one places them as “Mid-Century Modern”, 1960′s, Rob and Laura Petrie furniture. Well, take another look, keeping in mind all the while the afore mentioned adage.
If our sources can be relied upon, these two tables are from the 1940′s. The interesting product of the Roaring Art Deco’s gradual melt into the Arts and Crafts, modern meeting traditional by each of those day’s standards.
These consigned items certainly were a joy for me to oil and restore (see the page Timely Tips, Homely Uses) and admire the smooth grain of the wood used.
Something I found interesting is that, on the underside of each was stamped…
I’m sure you will be fascinated as well!