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19th Century Romanian Polychrome Wooden Rocking Horse



Charming 19th century Romanian hand carved wooden rocking horse. Featuring a colorful polychrome finish on a base decorated with a floral motif. Strong and stable with a beautiful distressed finish with old repairs and faded paint that add to its character and charm. He has a broken ear and the other has been repaired. From an estate in Santa Barbara, CA.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 38.5 in. (97.79 cm)Width: 55 in. (139.7 cm)Depth: 11 in. (27.94 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Good joinery and a beautiful distressed lacquer patina. Age appropriate wear and fading with old repairs.
  • Seller Location
    Rio Vista, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1555213670261

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    Ships From: Rio Vista, CA
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About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Rio Vista, CA

Erin Lane Estate is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and its team of furniture restorers, art curators, professional appraisers and Asia specialists sources prime vintage and antique furniture from the finest estates in Northern and Southern California. Erin Lane Estate specializes in Hollywood Regency, McGuire, Chinese and Japanes...

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