Carved Backstool

English, c.1680

Oak. A nicely carved backstool from the Cheshire/Lancashire region. The backpanel is carved with a lozenge, filled with chip carving and surrounded by flying ribbons from its points. Carved back panel under a well shaped crest rail. Pyramid finials Lipped seat with molded rails over a bobbin front stretcher. Some repegging, crack in crest rail reglued, otherwise good condition. Reinforcemnets under seat.

18" w x 16" d x 40" h. Seat 17-1/2"h.

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