Rare Chinese Qing Dynasty Circa 1880 Rosewood & Marble Swivel Captains Armchair

Rare Chinese Qing Dynasty Circa 1880 Rosewood & Marble Swivel Captains Armchair

Rare Chinese Qing Dynasty Circa 1880 Rosewood & Marble Swivel Captains Armchair

Now £3,375.00
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We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare fully restored Qing dynasty circa 1880 solid Rosewood with marble inset back piece fully restored captains swivel chair
A very good looking and well made chair, the timber is all solid Rosewood with a lovely inset Carrara marble back panel. The entire back splat rest is intricately cared in an almost floral type manor
The chair has been fully restored, the arms have various stress cracks on the top and bottom, they have been professionally restored at all the joints and then lightly French polished to colour match the rest of the frame, the chair is now 100% stable and ready to go for the next hundred years
The chair is height adjustable, it has an early Victorian twist adjustor which is on a large metal thread, you basically can screw the chair up or down until you reach the top or bottom
Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition
Please also ask any questions before you bid and not after, all of our items are sold as seen and as listed
Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade


W52.5 x H98.0 x D47.0 cm



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19th Century


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