Pair of Chinese Rattan Top Black Lacquer Stools

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This pair of 19th century square black lacquer stools from Northern China features humpback stretchers and soft rattan tops woven in a refined and ancient technique. Each mortise and tenon joined stool has legs ending in hoofed feet.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Qing
  • Place of Origin
    China
  • Date of Manufacture
    1900
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    18.25 in. H x 20.75 in. W x 14.5 in. D
    46 cm H x 53 cm W x 37 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU82009762631
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