AFRICAN SLATE COFFEE TABLE : AFRICAN SLATE


African slate coffee table : Round table dining set



African Slate Coffee Table





african slate coffee table






    coffee table
  • (Coffee Tables) While any small and low table can be, and is, called a coffee table, the term is applied particularly to the sets of three or four tables made from about 1790; of which the latter were called 'quartetto tables'.

  • A low table, typically placed in front of a sofa

  • low table where magazines can be placed and coffee or cocktails are served

  • A coffee table, also called a cocktail table, is a style of long, low table which is designed to be placed in front of a sofa, to support beverages (hence the name), magazines, feet, books (especially coffee table books), and other small items to be used while sitting, such as coasters.





    african
  • (africa) the second largest continent; located to the south of Europe and bordered to the west by the South Atlantic and to the east by the Indian Ocean

  • Of or relating to Africa or people of African descent

  • a native or inhabitant of Africa

  • of or relating to the nations of Africa or their peoples; "African languages"





    slate
  • A flat piece of slate used for writing on, typically framed in wood, formerly used in schools

  • designate or schedule; "He slated his talk for 9 AM"; "She was slated to be his successor"

  • (formerly) a writing tablet made of slate

  • thin layers of rock used for roofing

  • A fine-grained gray, green, or bluish metamorphic rock easily split into smooth, flat pieces

  • A flat piece of such rock used as roofing material











cozy corner




cozy corner





view while reclining on one elbow -- :) it is tipsy -- but it includes much that we love and enjoy-- Bavarian plates that were my Grandma's, wooden clock gift of my parents, a painting by Larry and one by me,our little African creche, our tulip candle box, our coffee table with the South African slate top, a hornet's nest that my brother gave us as housewarming years ago, and our dog sleeping on the floor next to me.











African




African





Here is a great example of African style design, very angular and abit of a challenge to get every line perfect but the effect is stunning.









african slate coffee table







See also:

antique style coffee table

trunk cocktail tables

breakfast nook storage table

hall console tables

table top magnifying glass

console or sofa table

japanese end table

asian inspired coffee table



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