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Walsingham Mill
The Old Mill
Cokers Hill
Little Walsingham
NR22 6BN

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Early 19th Century Primitive Scottish Antique Armchair, Most probably Sutherland, Scotland, circa 1800

  • Reference : 4295
  • Availability : Available Now
  • Dimensions : Back height 31 1/2" x Max Width 18" x Depth (Full depth including sloping back 22") / seat depth alone 12" x Seat Height 12"
  • Price : £1495


A very primitive Scottish antique "armchair".

Early 19th Century, circa 1800.

Constructed from oak and ash.

A chair of similar design is referred to in Victor Chinnery's book "Oak Furniture - The British Tradition", page 81, plate 2.56 which attributes the design of the chair to Sutherland, Scotland.

Condition - as per images. With a wonderful blacksmith-made repair to the right rear upright where it meets the seat board (see image 2). This is a good looking provincially made chair.  All joints are sound.

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