Swedish Vernacular Chair | Skelton Culver

Skelton Culver

(713) 529-0597
2308 Bissonnet St, Houston
Texas 77005, United States


Swedish Vernacular Chair

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Swedish vernacular chair dating to the early 19th or late 18th century. Nice wide plank seat measuring 17 inches high x 25 inches wide x 16 inches deep. Generous proportioned horse shoe shape back and arms upon shaped slats. Decorated in incised daisy wheel type motif.

Period: 18th Century and earlier
Condition: ExcellentExcellent antique condition. Wear consistent with age and use. All joints on this chair are tightened. Later paint removed to reveal wood grain. Seat has old restoration (circa 1950-1970) to bottom and thin later of wood applied probably the same time over plank seat for greater stability.
Materials: Late 18th century (or early 19th) carved wood and circa 1950s plywood restoration.
Ref number: M1019.01
Height:30 in
Width:26 in
Depth:17 3/4 in