• Item: Revolving office chair
• Circa: 1910
• Period: Victorian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid mahogany & oak
• Upholstered curved back
• Wrap around arms
• Burgundy red Rexene leather
• Hand tacked brass stud seat
• Adjustable height
• Reclining mechanism
• Rotates 360 degrees
• Splayed oak legs
• Brass castors
• Extremely comfortable
• Serviced mechanism
• Original polish & patination
• Good condition
• Free delivery to mainland England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• 14-day free UK returns policy
Here is a fine quality antique English Victorian mahogany and burgundy leather revolving office armchair, circa 1910, in good condition. The chair features an upholstered mahogany curved back, featuring shaped wraparound arms with curved front supports. The back and oak seat frame is upholstered in top quality burgundy red Rexene leather, which has been finished with piping (sign of quality) and hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. The underside of the seat is webbed in the traditional manner. The chair sits on four splayed mahogany legs that terminate on brass castors. The chair rotates 360 degrees the seat height can be adjusted by turning a ribbed metal screw on the underside of the chair. The chair mechanism is in good working order. The chair also features a reclining action. The reclining tension can also be adjusted. The chair is extremely comfortable to sit on.
This item features a rich brown mahogany 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 is so comfortable. This item would certainly grace any home. So don’t miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
The chair and mechanism is in good working condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the chair but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The back and seat are upholstered in top quality burgundy red Rexene leather, which has been finished with piping (sign of quality) and hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. The underside of the seat is webbed in the traditional manner. The Rexene leather is in excellent condition, with no signs of wear and tear, damage or holes etc. The reclining and adjustable height mechanism is in good working order. There is some play to the mechanism but this is perfectly acceptable, and in line with the age of the chair. The chair features a medium brown mahogany colour, having been cleaned and polished in our workshops. The chair’s brass castors are also in good condition. This item 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 by adjusting the steel colour on central steel rod:
Raised External Height = 88.5cm or 34⅞” or 2ft 10⅞”
Lowered External Height = 83.5cm or 32⅞” or 2ft 8⅞”
External Width = 63cm or 24⅞” or 2ft ⅞”
External Depth = 62cm or 24½” or 2ft ½”
Raised Seat Height = 50.3cm or 19⅞” or 1ft 7⅞”
Lowered Seat Height = 45.8cm or 18” or 1ft 6”
Seat Width = 50.6cm or 19⅞” or 1ft 7⅞”
Seat Depth = 50cm or 19⅝” or 1ft 7⅝”
Raised Arm Height = 74cm or 29⅛” or 2ft 5⅛”
Lowered Arm Height = 69.2cm or 27¼” or 2ft 3¼”
Back Height = 39.5cm or 15½” or 1ft 3½”
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Ref. Office Chair 88