Charles I Three-Legged Turner’s Chair


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Rare early 17th century English ash three-leg turner's or "thrown" chair (so called because almost all elements are turned on a lathe - thrown as in the way clay is manipulated on a potter's wheel) having richly carved rail, the front with foliate strapwork, the reverse with the date "1628" and Initials "I.D.E", having well defined turned spindles and boldly turned legs, the whole with rich color and patination.

Ash, oak
England or Wales

Seat later, but quite old. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages.

Height 31.5 inches
Width 24.5 inches
Depth 19 inches
Seat height 18"