the pietro dining table is made in mexico,made by artisans that passed their skills from generation to generation. itâ€™s a very classically-styled trestle table. the base of the pietro dining table is madeof solid alder. the solid alder is handcarved, thatâ€™s howwe get that beautiful, double-pedestal shape. the construction that joins the legs and thetrestle are mortise and tenon construction. the top is actually mexican oak, which isa beautiful, beautiful wood species that has a lot of variation and a lot of color variants,and has a really great rustic character. every single one is done by hand and thereâ€™sa lot of character to each particular table.
generation after generation of artists passeddown the skills that are used in making this table, so it really, really is a special workof art. the other thing thatâ€™s fantastic about thistable is its overall look. you really, really have a beautiful, classicdesign, a lot of gorgeous coloration between the actual color of the mexican oak and thecolor of the beautiful stains. and you also get a lot of variation: eachtable is completely unique because of the heavily distressed nature, because of thebeautiful wood and just because of the general style and nature of this dining table.