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Roma Dining Table
- (Dining Tables) The first dining tables of which survivors remain are the type known as refectory tables. They are made usually of oak, and one of the earliest, at Penshurst Place in Kent, has a typical thick top of joined planks supported on three separate trestles.
- A table on which meals are served in a dining room
- a table at which meals are served; "he helped her clear the dining table"; "a feast was spread upon the board"
- A table is a type of furniture comprising an open, flat surface supported by a base or legs. It may be used to hold articles such as food or papers at a convenient or comfortable height when sitting, and is therefore often used in conjunction with chairs.
- A Gypsy, esp. a man
- Gypsy: a member of a people with dark skin and hair who speak Romany and who traditionally live by seasonal work and fortunetelling; they are believed to have originated in northern India but now are living on all continents (but mostly in Europe, North Africa, and North America)
- Rome: capital and largest city of Italy; on the Tiber; seat of the Roman Catholic Church; formerly the capital of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire
- Representational Oligonucleotide Microarray Analysis (ROMA) is a technique that was developed by Michael Wigler and Rob Lucito at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) in 2003.
roma dining table - Roma Round
Roma Round Dining Table with Wood Top with Glass Insert in Pewter - Hillsdale Furniture - 4250DTB
Matching chairs available, sold separately. Contemporary and comfortable, Hillsdale's Roma dining collection achieves a clean modern look without losing function and comfort. 4250DTB Features: Table, a combination of wood, metal and glass, features an ebony finish with rich wood grain, and a tinted and beveled glass insert Pedestal base, finished in an oyster gray, slopes inward to create maximum leg room under the table Composed of wood, climate controlled wood composites, and heavy gauge tubular steel Finish: Pewter Dimensions: 48"(W) x 48"(D) x 30"(H)
the height of christ
A label, affixed after I took this photo in 2005, now explains that this table is the mensura Christi, the height of Christ. (For the record: about six feet.) However, that's probably a later legendary accretion, something to satisfy the visiting pilgrim. This table was once the pope's "high table" (literally) in the ninth-century aula concilii or Council Hall built by Leo III, which, despite its name, was actually a dining hall, though it was so huge it could also host church councils. When the hall was demolished at the order of Sixtus V in the 1580s to build the new Lateran palace, it was moved elsewhere and finally ended up in this cloister, where it had gone from being a mensa or dining table to being a mensura or measure (of Christ), an example of a changing meaning following the misunderstanding of a word. It's interesting enough as a sort of medieval idea of the height of Jesus, but I like it as a dining table, a relic of a medieval Roman copying of a Byzantine imperial dining habit, and thus a papal assertion of imperial authority. All this from a table.
roasted tomatoes, fragrant and tasty
Marvelous! Richard cooked them with plenty of basil and fresh mashed garlic, and then dribbled olive oil everywhere. The tomatoes ended up sweet, from their own sugar...much like fruit. (Well, they are fruits after all.) So we took this platter to the local tomato festival near Owens Field...a big crowd. We were told to take it into the main building, along with the rest of he food that the crowd had brought. It was a big pot-luck, covered-dish affair for those inclined to eat. Well, as soon as we entered the crowded "dining hall", people started looking up at the platter, and making movements toward Richard. It was like a shark feeding frenzy. Richard put it down on the end of the table, too off the Saran wrap, and had to get out of the way! The locusts descended upon the offering, and within minutes, as if by magic, it was all gone, consumed utterly!!
roma dining table
Contemporary and comfortable, Hillsdale's Roma dining collection achieves a clean modern look without losing function and comfort.
Ample parsons chairs upholstered in a textured charcoal gray fabric boast a gently curved back rest, and a wide and deep seat creates the perfect spot to spend visiting with friends and family.
The table, a combination of wood, metal and glass, features an ebony finish with rich wood grain, and a tinted and beveled glass insert.
The pedestal base, finished in an oyster gray, slopes inward to create maximum leg room under the table.
Composed of wood, climate controlled wood composites, and heavy gauge tubular steel.
Romas Dining Table.
Pewter and Black. Dimensions: 30" H x 48 Dia.