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Pair of Barrel Back Jacobean Style Oak Armchairs with Chocolate Velvet Upholster


Pair of elegant barrel back Jacobean styled armchairs or library chairs with hand turned legs and back. The wood is rich and dark with nice patina, brass escutcheons medallions on each leg corner complete the look. These strong and sturdy chairs have been professionally restored and hand polished. The upholstery is in a rich chocolate brown velvet with brass head trim and in very good to excellent condition although not new. They can certainly be kept as is or reupholstered if desired.


  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent. The chocolate brown velvet upholstery is not new but in very good to excellent condition with brass head nails (beautiful patina on those too). .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 29 in. x W 26 in. x D 24 in.

    H 73.66 cm x W 66.04 cm x D 60.96 cm

  • Seat height
    18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number

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