This table is our most popular piece and is constructed of Solid Walnut. The grain is running the width of the table rather than the length of the table. The edges of the table are mitered to the top of the table to elininate the edgegrain of the wood. The table is 8' long and included is a 2' leaf. The base is also constructed of solid walnut and there is a solid walnut timber running from one end of the base to the other end of the base. The walnut is stained ebony and is top coated with a scratch resistant and waterresistant italian finish. The width of the table is 42" and the height of the table is approximately 31".