Here for sale is a fantastic antique hand carved hall chair. Dates from around 1880. The backrest is has a stunning hand carved Black Forest plaque, which includes a hawk and the profile of a face to either side. This is a fabulous statement chair, perfect against a plain wall to add interest to any room.

Made from mahogany and walnut with wonderful carved bobbin legs. The carved heart to the centre is distinctive of the black forest style. 


A small area is missing to the lip of the male profile to the right. Some historical signs of woodworm to backrest. Shows signs of wear and tear as it is old and has been used, but only adds to its character. Great decorative item which would look fantastic in any home or business interior.

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42 cm width, 31 cm depth, 36 cm total height

36 cm seat depth, 44 cm seat height

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Rare Antique 19th Century Black Forest Carved Hall Chair Bobbin Turned Legs