Here is a good quality antique American ash & elm revolving sheriff’s office armchair, circa 1890).
• Item Revolving office chair
• Circa 1890
• Period Victorian
• Provenance America
• Mechanism Angus of London
• Wood Ash & elm
• Elegant curved bar back
• Elegant turned vertical spindles
• Single piece shaped arms
• Saddle seat
• Splayed legs
• Mug castors
• Rotates 360 degrees
• Height adjustable
• Very comfortable
• Excellent condition
• Original polish
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Here is a good quality antique American ash & elm revolving sheriff’s office armchair, circa 1890). Such chairs were commonly used in the law enforcement and offices in the latter part of the 19th century in America. The chair features an elegant bar back above a set of elegant turned vertical spindles, with single piece shaped sweeping arms, which connect to a shaped saddle seat. The elegant shaped splayed legs sit on mug castors. The chair features an Angus of London mechanism, which allows the chairs to rotate 360 degrees, recline backwards and adjust the seat height through a circular nut on a threaded bar below the seat. The mechanism on this chair is in good condition and the chair is very comfortable.
This item features a deep rich ash & elm colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
This item would look superb in a variety of rooms in the home, especially the office or study as it so comfortable. This item would certainly grace any home. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The chair and mechanism are in excellent original working condition. The seat is clean and free of damage, stains or rips. The chair is designed to rotate 360 degrees and is height adjustable. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges but nothing significant considering the age of the item. This chair is solid in joint and ready to use.
The following information provides dimensions on when the chair height is lowered and also raised to its highest setting using by adjusting the central steel rod
External width (feet) = 54cm or 21¼” or 1ft 9¼”
External depth (feet) = 54cm or 21¼” or 1ft 9¼”
Seat width = 42.5cm or 16¾” or 1ft 4¾”
Seat depth = 42.5cm or 16¾” or 1ft 4¾”
Seat height (lowered) = 45.3cm or 17¾” or 1ft 5¾”
Seat height (raised) = 55.3cm or 21¾” or 1ft 9¾”
External height (lowered) = 90.5cm or 35⅝” or 2ft 11⅝”
External height (raised) = 100cm or 39⅜” or 3ft 3⅜”
Arm height (lowered) = 66.5cm or 26⅛” or 2ft 2⅛”
Arm height (raised) = 76.5cm or 30⅜” or 2ft 6⅜”