Saarinen Side Table 22" Oval

  • Table Top
  • Base
Eero Saarinen vowed to address the “ugly, confusing, unrestful world” he observed underneath chairs and tables -- the so-called "slum of legs." A five-year design investigation led him to the revolutionary Pedestal Collection, introduced in 1958, which was inspired by a drop of high-viscosity liquid. His now-iconic Pedestal table features a cast-aluminum base with abrasion-resistant Rilsan® finish and a solid marble, wood veneer or laminate tabletop. Each piece is stamped with the KnollStudio logo and Eero Saarinen’s signature.

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Stone masters carefully select marble with the best composition and veining to create tops for marble Saarinen Pedestal Tables. Please rest assured that each one’s unique markings are the very traits that make it a true one of a kind.

Coated marble tops have a transparent, high-polish, polyester coating and satin-coated marble tops have a matte satin polyester coating; both types help protect against stains. The satin finish gives the stone a natural, honed appearance while providing the same protection as coated marbles. Marble tops are .75" thick with a beveled-edge.

As a natural product the marble tabletops are quite durable and don’t require high maintenance. The Saarinen marble tabletops are sealed with a transparent polyester coating, creating a non-porous surface to prevent use-associated stains. For daily care and maintenance you can wash the surface with lukewarm water; for a more thorough cleaning you can clean with a non-abrasive solution such as Windex or rinse with warm water and dry with a soft cloth. It is important to note that if you proceed with a white based marble as opposed to the darker marbles (e.g. Nero Marquina) the coating may yellow over time giving the marble a warmer tone.

Measures: 22.5" W x 15" D x 20" H

Door Step Service - Outside Delivery

Doorstep Delivery, our standard delivery service, offers delivery of your order in its original packaging by one of our third party carriers at your door step. Please keep in mind if you live in an apartment and/or condominium complex this delivery option will only deliver your items as far as the front entrance of your building. Please plan accordingly. This service level does not include delivery inside your home, unpacking and/or assembly. If you require additional service with the delivery of your purchase we suggest choosing our White Glove Delivery Service option.

White Glove Service - Inside Delivery

White Glove Service is our premium delivery option and includes a scheduled appointment from one of our certified white glove delivery teams. The items from your order will be unpacked, assembled if necessary, put in place and all packing materials will be removed. Our White Glove Service teams are not bonded or insured for any wall mounting, structural modifications or electrical work.

Typical delivery time is 1-4 weeks from your scheduled delivery date confirmation.

Further details can be found on our Shipping and Delivery page.

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