Lot 294: GEORGE III MAHOGANY STOOL MID 18TH CENTURY 47cm wide, 46cm high, 39cm deep
January 25, 2017
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
GEORGE III MAHOGANY STOOL
MID 18TH CENTURY
the rectangular needlework covered drop-in seat on straight chamfered legs joined by an H stretcher
47cm wide, 46cm high, 39cm deep
In good overall condition, colour good
Seat pad in good order, woolwork cover in nice condition, has been simply tacked in place, properly webbed, some old wood worm holes evident to the underside
Stool base with secure joints, an old metal fixture has been applied in one place, although this is a a historic strengthening, a little scuffing at the corner edges of legs, but generally in a good order, especially given age and use
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