Antique Wing Back Chair, Victorian, Green Velvet, circa 1850 For Sale
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Antique Wing Back Chair, Victorian, Green Velvet, circa 1850


This is a superior quality Victorian antique wing back chair dating to c.1850. At four feet tall, the high back on this winged chair would have been used to protect against draughts either fire side or as a porter's chair. Raised on raked, turned front legs with brass cup castors and swept, square section rear legs, the moulded seat rail anchors the scroll carved arm supports. Traditionally stuffed and well sprung, this dark green velvet chair offers a comfortable seat complimented by the high, button back, deep wings and padded arm rests that cosset the sitter. A fabulous chair with solid joints and sound upholstery delivered ready for the home. Dimensions: Max Width: 61 cm (24'') Max Depth: 61 cm (24'') Max Height: 122 cm (48'') Seat Width: 48 cm (19'') Seat Depth: 48 cm (19'') Seat Height: 43 cm (17'') We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques. We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment. Please contact us if you require any further information - we are here to help.   


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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 48.04 in. x W 24.02 in. x D 24.02 in.

    H 122 cm x W 61 cm x D 61 cm

  • Seat height
    16.93 in. (43 cm)
  • Seller location
    Taunton, GB
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