Eames Elliptical Table

The Eames Coffee Table is a low and elongated oval-shaped birch table set on a wire base. Designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1951, the Eames Elliptical Table is a playful form that is often nicknamed as the ‘surfboard table’ because of its similarities in shape. The tabletop surface is made of a seven-ply birch core with laminate top and backer, and attached to a chrome wire base.

The Eames Elliptical Table has a low surface height of 10” (25.4 cm), length of 89” (226 cm), and width of 29.5” (75 cm).

Eames Elliptical Table has a height of 10.0” | 25 cm.
The Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm, width of 89.0” | 226 cm, and depth of 29.5” | 75 cm.
The Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm, width of 89.0” | 226 cm, and depth of 29.5” | 75 cm. The seat height of the Eames Elliptical Table is set at with arms at .
The Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm, length of , and depth of 29.5” | 75 cm.
The Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm, length of , and depth of 29.5” | 75 cm. The seat height of the Eames Elliptical Table is set at .
Eames Elliptical Table have an overall length of and width of 89.0” | 226 cm. Eames Elliptical Table have an overall area of 14.3 ft2 | 1.3 m2.
The Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm, length of , and depth of 29.5” | 75 cm. The Eames Elliptical Table has a seat height set at and an arm height of .
The average Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm, withers (shoulder) height of , and body length of . A typical Eames Elliptical Table weighs between and has a lifespan of roughly 1951.
The typical Eames Elliptical Table has an overall height of 10.0” | 25 cm and body length of . An average Eames Elliptical Table weighs between and has a typical lifespan of 1951.
Dimensioned drawings of the Eames Elliptical Table with measurements for length, width, and height in elevation and plan

The Eames Coffee Table is a low and elongated oval-shaped birch table set on a wire base. Designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1951, the Eames Elliptical Table is a playful form that is often nicknamed as the ‘surfboard table’ because of its similarities in shape. The tabletop surface is made of a seven-ply birch core with laminate top and backer, and attached to a chrome wire base.

The Eames Elliptical Table has a low surface height of 10” (25.4 cm), length of 89” (226 cm), and width of 29.5” (75 cm).

Common Questions
Common Questions
Common Questions
What is the Eames Elliptical Table?
The Eames Elliptical Table is a low and elongated oval-shaped birch table on a wire base designed by Charles and Ray Eames (1951).
How tall should a coffee table be?
Coffee tables should be roughly the same height or 2” lower than the adjacent couch. Coffee tables vary by design from 10”-18” | 25-46 cm.
How big is the Eames Elliptical Table?
The Eames Elliptical Table has an overall length of 89” | 226 cm, width of 29.5” | 75 cm, and floor area of 14.3 ft2 | 1.3 m2.
How long should a coffee table be?
The appropriate length of a coffee table should be sized at roughly two-thirds the length of the closest couch to provide for easier circulation. Coffee tables have a varied assortment of lengths from 30”-90” | 76-229 cm.
What height of sofa should be paired with the Eames Elliptical Table?
The Eames Elliptical Table has a low height of 10” | 25.4 cm and should be paired with sofas with similarly low seat heights between 10”-12” | 25.4-30.5 cm.
How much clearance should be provided around a coffee table?
A clearance zone of 24”-30” | 61-76 cm should be provided around the entire perimeter of a coffee table to for comfortable circulation and access.

Details

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Height: 
10.0” | 25 cm
Width:
89.0” | 226 cm
Depth:
29.5” | 75 cm
Length:
Weight:


Materials
Seven-ply birch core top, laminate top and backer, chrome wire base
Designer
Charles & Ray Eames
Year
1951

Drawings include:
Eames Elliptical Table side elevation (long), side (objects), side (short), plan

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