English Harpist's Stool of Brass with Original Button Leather Seat

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

A fine English harpist's stool of brass with rotating or swivel seat with original button leather upholstery, mounted to four-legged stool base with barley-twist and crossbar brace. Adjusts to various heights for comfort of the musician.

Marked: Nicholsons Patent

A great piece for a collector of musicology.

Note: Additional photos display both bottom height (24 1/2 inches) and top height (31 inches)

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Brass
    Steel
    Leather
    Upholstery
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent antique condition - Wear commensurate with age and use.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    28 in. H x 17.5 in. W x 17.5 in. D
    71 cm H x 44 cm W x 44 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU88278378273
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Austin, TX

More from this Seller

Six Chrome Bar Stools 'Priced Individually'
Six Chrome Bar Stools 'Priced Individually'
Steel, Upholstery, Chrome
A set of six vintage bar stools of chrome steel, each stool with stationary seat of chrome with vinyl upholstery, resting on four leg stretcher support, each leg with rubber stop. Pr...
English Bamboo Upholstered Bench Seat
English Bamboo Upholstered Bench Seat
Upholstery, Bamboo
A handsome English bamboo bench seat from the Aesthetic Movement period, featuring a slatted back and side of bamboo with an upholstered seat, on sturdy bamboo stretcher.
French Savonarola Armchair with Leather Back and Seat
French Savonarola Armchair with Leather Back and S...
Metal, Leather, Wood
A comfortable Continental armchair in the X-shaped Roman style known as a Savonarola, featuring a finely patinated wooden body with aged leather back and sides and nail-head accents.
Pair of English Library Armchairs with Suede Leather Covers by George Smith
Pair of English Library Armchairs with Suede Leath...
George Smith
Suede, Wood
A fine pair of comfortable English library armchairs in the Georgian Gainsborough style, made by George Smith, 20th century, and featuring stylish arms. Having handsome suede leather c...
English Tufted Leather Desk Chair
English Tufted Leather Desk Chair
Leather, Oak
A fine English desk chair of tufted leather and oak on rolling casters, featuring a roll-back arm with tufted-leather padding, mounted to a tufted-leather cushion seat and set upon a fr...
Lutyens Style Garden Bench Seat of Teak from England
Lutyens Style Garden Bench Seat of Teak from Engla...
Edwin Lutyens
Wood, Teak
A vintage Lutyens style teak English garden bench after Sir Edwin Lutyens, the British architect renowned for his imaginative, Classic designs throughout England, Ireland and New Delhi ...
French Ebonized Armchair with Upholstered Seat
French Ebonized Armchair with Upholstered Seat
Upholstery, Wood, Paint
A handsome French ebonized mahogany desk chair (or armchair) featuring an upholstered back and seat with nailhead trim. Elegant serpentine arms with carved designs in the Greek Revival ...
Pair of English Bamboo Upholstered Corner Chairs
Pair of English Bamboo Upholstered Corner Chairs
Upholstery, Bamboo, Wood
A fine pair of English bamboo upholstered corner or side chairs, each chair featuring a lacquered bamboo back and leg supports, with a comfortable upholstered square seat. Individual...
English Prayer Chair of Carved Walnut
English Prayer Chair of Carved Walnut
Brass, Upholstery, Walnut
A handsome English prayer chair (or prie-dieu chair) of carved walnut featuring an upholstered back and seat with foliate designs to the top and turned barley twist sides and supports. ...
Set of Eight English Bow Arm Chairs
Set of Eight English Bow Arm Chairs
Ash, Elm, Oak
A fine set of eight large English bow armchairs (also known as captain's chairs or smoker's bow arm chairs) of elm, ash and oak, each chair featuring a bowed top rail with continuous ar...
Pair of English Ash Lowback Windsor Chairs
Pair of English Ash Lowback Windsor Chairs
Wood
A finely patinated pair of English lowback Windsor armchairs of ash from the Georgian era, circa 1790, featuring interlaced bow backs with nicely turned arms, figured seats and handsome...
English Corner Chair from the Georgian Era
English Corner Chair from the Georgian Era
Mahogany
A fine English corner chair of mahogany from the Georgian Era, circa 1780, featuring a shaped curved back and scroll arms, vase splats and drop-in needlepoint seat. On turned legs with ...