Oak wood has a great density, great strength and hardness, and is very resistant to insect and fungal attack because of its high tannin content. It also has very appealing grain markings, particularly when quarter sawn. Oak planking was common on high status Viking long ships in the 9th and 10th centuries. The wood was hewn from green logs, by axe and wedge, to produce radial planks, similar to quarter-sawn timber. Wide, quarter-sawn boards of oak have been prized since the Middle Ages for use in interior panelling of prestigious buildings such as the debating chamber of the House of Commons in London and in the construction of fine furniture. Oak wood, from Quercus robur and Quercus petraea, was used in Europe for the construction of ships, especially naval men of war, until the 19th century, and was the principal timber used in the construction of European timber-framed buildings.

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Jacobean Style Oak Tea Trolley from Witch Antiques

A lovely solid oak tea trolley with wonderful pie crust edges to its top and lower tier Complimented with its barley twist legs and sat on its original castors In


$620 €544

Edwardian Oak Bureau from Witch Antiques

A good quality solid oak writing bureau from the Edwardian Period The galleried top gives way to a double panelled fall with a very well fitted interior complete with the


$1,017 €892

French Oak Writing Desk c.1850 from Worboys Antiques

This is a 19th Century French antique oak writing desk having two drawers with turned wooden handles a black tooled leather top raised on chamfered and turned legsPlease note-Although most


$799 €701

Victorian Oak Hall Table from Worboys Antiques

Victorian oak hall table having a single drawer with a shaped upstand which can be removed see photos raised on turned wooden legs The height of the table without


$620 €544

Antique Oak Adjustable Artists Easel c.1880 from Town House Traders Ltd

Offered for sale is this antique adjustable artists easel Made from solid oak It has a rise and fall winding mechanism action with adjustable top to secure the canvas in


$754 €662

French Oak Chair c.1910 from Worboys Antiques

Offered for sale is this French antique oak chair having a cane shield back with a carved crest and an upholstered seat raised on cabriole legsPlease note-Although most items are


$313 €275

Oak Breton Bed c.1900 from Seventh Heaven

Superbly carved oak Breton bed depicting rustic scenes of peasant figures and typical ships wheel spindles Linked to the coast of Brittany Accepts a 5ft wide base and mattress set


$2,551 €2,238

Quality Edwardian Maple & Co Carved Oak Bench from Driscolls Antiques Ltd

This quality Edwardian Maple Co antique carved oak bench has a moulded back that folds into a table top if required sitting above a lift up lid with ample


$1,247 €1,094

Early 19th Century Oak Cupboard from Debenham Antiques Ltd

This is an early 19th century and later good quality oak cupboard It splits in two parts top section comprising of double oak doors which open out to reveal small


$2,494 €2,188

Pair of 19th Century Oak Throne Armchairs from Debenham Antiques Ltd

These are a fine pair of carved 19th Century French antique oak armchairs with original tapestry upholstery


$1,912 €1,677

Early 19th Century Carved Painted Biedermeier Cane Seat Chair from Debenham Antiques Ltd

This is an early 19th Century antique carved painted cane seat chair of fine quality It features a germanic coat of arms in the back It stands on 4 ball


$2,494 €2,188

Antique Arts & Crafts Oak Side Table from Newark Antiques and Interiors Ltd

This is an English design 19th Century Arts Crafts oak side table Stylish functional occasional table Decorative heart motif design in the legs H-stretcher Tapered leg Bevelled table top


$173 €151

Antique Arts & Crafts Oak Drop Leaf Table from Newark Antiques and Interiors Ltd

Offered for sale is this English design 19th Century Arts and Crafts antique oak drop leaf table Stylish functional occasional table Drop leaf cut-corner top with chamfered edge Striking grain


$109 €95

Antique Carved Oak Open Armchair from Kernow Furniture

Offered for sale is this 19th Century antique heavily carved oak framed carver chair with flanking barley twist supports rattan back and seat panel with foliate scroll front rail


$441 €387

18th Century Flip Top Oak Hall Table / Side Table from Debenham Antiques Ltd

This is a useful 18th Century antique oak 1 drawer table that opens up to a games table ideal use now as a side table hall table


$889 €780

Country Oak Carved Revolving Carved Bookcase (Free Shipping To Mainland England) from Trade Antiques

This is a Victorian antique revolving bookcaseMade out of country oak medium oakHand carved depicting bunches of grapes and vine leavesCarved leaves around edgesFour compartments with shelvesThis revolves around so


$620 €544

Art Deco Solid Oak 4 Tier Bookcase from Decades of Antiques

This is a very simple yet elegantly designed oak bookcase with 4 graduating shelves 1920s


$109 €95

Georgian Small Corner Cabinet from Decades of Antiques

This is a lovely 19th Century antique small oak corner cabinet with beautiful patination Featuring a panelled door with lock key Ideal for a smaller lounge or kitchen to


$185 €163

Mirror Backed Chiffonier c.1880 from Decades of Antiques

Offered for sale is this 19th Century antique oak sideboard with mirrored back beneath upper galleried shelf supported on turned pillars A pair of drawers over cupboard doors framed by


$467 €410

Pair of French Oak Bedside Tables c.1920 from Worboys Antiques

These are a pair of French oak bedside tables which have shaped tops and panelled sides with a single drawer above an open cupboard base raised on cabriole legsPlease note-Although


$569 €499

Early 18th Century Oak Lowboy from Graver Antiques and Interiors

Early 18th Century antique oak lowboy with a cross banded top three cross banded drawers with brass handles lovely shaped apron standing on shaped cabriole legs with pad feet Lovely


$1,899 €1,666