18th Century Chinese Weathered Elm Stool

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This lovely and simple stool was made in the classical tradition of the Chinese craftsmen with dovetailed mortis and tenion joints and was created from elm, a venerated Chinese wood used through out that countries history. Made in the very late 18th century or very early 19th century this simple country form has a finely silvered surface from age and use which is dry and ancient looking. However the stool is very sturdy and safe to use
Details
Place of Origin
China
Date of Manufacture
1790 to 1800
Period
18th Century and Earlier
Materials and Techniques
weathered elm
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
Dimensions
20 in. H x 16.5 in. W x 13.5 in. D
51 cm H x 42 cm W x 34 cm D
Dealer Location
Hudson, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
13061481131017
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