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English translation: gueridon occasional (pedestal) work table

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Italian term or phrase:gueridon da lavoro
English translation:gueridon occasional (pedestal) work table
Entered by: Angela Arnone
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06:31 May 27, 2001
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Italian term or phrase: gueridon da lavoro
an antique piece of furniture
Traci A.
gueridon occasional (pedestal) work table
Explanation:
See this site
Quercus wood design: occasional gueridon pedestal table - Le Gueridon pedestal table, has a central column crafted from two pieces of wood
and then hand turned. The wood for the four feet is carefully chosen and then ...
www.quercus-wooddesign.com/catalogue/occasional-gueridon.ht...

I suggest you leave in Gueridon as any antiques person worth their salt will know exactly what you mean...
Angela
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Summary of answers provided
nawriting pedestal tableCarole Reade-Kentros
nagueridon occasional (pedestal) work table
Angela Arnone
nasee explanationGabriela Tenenbaum
natavolino rotondo (spesso con una sola gamba)
Francesco D'Alessandro


  

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6 mins
tavolino rotondo (spesso con una sola gamba)


Explanation:
Dizionario francese - italiano, Garzanti

Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
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14 mins
see explanation


Explanation:
"Gueridon: A small French occasional table with rounded top"

from: http://www.artworkers.com/glossary/g.html

AND:

"Gueridon - A small circular table designed to carry some form of lighting."

FROM:
http://www.antiqueresources.com/glossary/glossaryg.html

Hope it helps!

Saluti! #:)



Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
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19 mins
gueridon occasional (pedestal) work table


Explanation:
See this site
Quercus wood design: occasional gueridon pedestal table - Le Gueridon pedestal table, has a central column crafted from two pieces of wood
and then hand turned. The wood for the four feet is carefully chosen and then ...
www.quercus-wooddesign.com/catalogue/occasional-gueridon.ht...

I suggest you leave in Gueridon as any antiques person worth their salt will know exactly what you mean...
Angela



    Reference: http://www.quercus-wooddesign.com/catalogue/occasional-gueri...
Angela Arnone
Local time: 15:39
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 3602

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19 mins
writing pedestal table


Explanation:
gueridon (it's a French word actually) = pedestal table

French
guéridon

Definition
petite table ronde à pied central unique

English
pedestal table


gueridon da lavoro ?
a bit odd, since this piece of furniture doesn't look suitable for working ?
I suggest : writing pedestal table

Please see :
http://www.decorativeart.com/pedestaltable.html
http://shopforstyle.safeshopper.com/5/58.htm?515
http://www.southwesternfurniture.com/dinner-1.asp




    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/
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