• Item: Revolving office chair
• Circa: 1910
• Period: Edwardian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid beech
• Reclining & height adjustable mechanism
• Curved bar back
• Elegant vertical fan back
• Shaped back supports
• Professionally French polished by hand
• Newly upholstered in olive green leather
• Hand tacked brass stud seat
• Splayed beech legs
• Replacement solid brass castors
• Rotates 360 degrees
• Adjustable height
• Reclining back action
• Cleaned & serviced mechanism
• Very comfortable
• Lovely mellow colour
• Excellent condition
• Free delivery to mainland England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• 14-day free UK returns policy
Here is a fine quality antique English Edwardian solid beech swivel office desk chair, circa 1910, which has been newly upholstered in a dark green leather and is in excellent condition. The chair features a comfortable curved bar back, supported by an elegant vertical fan back and shaped supports. The chair seat has been newly upholstered, to a professional standard, in top quality full grain olive green leather, which has been finished with hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. The chair has also been French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, in our workshop. The chair sits on four splayed solid legs that terminate on replacement top quality, English made, solid brass castors. The chair incorporates a revolving mechanism and it rotates 360 degrees; the seat height can be adjusted by turning a ribbed metal screw on the underside of the chair. The mechanism also features a reclining action, the tension of which can be adjusted by turning a small wheel at the front of the mechanism. The chair mechanism has been cleaned, restored and serviced and is in excellent working order. The chair frame is sturdy and the item is extremely comfortable to sit on, as it features a lovely padded seat.
The chair features a mellow brown colour. It has a lovely colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received.
This Edwardian swivel desk chair 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.
This swivel desk chair and mechanism are in excellent condition, considering its age. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the chair but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The chair seat has been newly upholstered, to a professional standard, in top quality full grain sage green leather, which incorporates the traditional brass studwork tacks to the seat perimeter. Therefore, the leather is in excellent condition, with no wear, fading or damage. The adjustable height mechanism is in good working order, having just been cleaned, restored and serviced. There is some play to the mechanism but this is perfectly acceptable, and in line with the age of the chair. The chair has been French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, in our workshop. The chair sits on four splayed solid legs that terminate on replacement top quality, English made, solid brass castors. 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 using by adjusting the central steel rod:
External height (raised) = 104.5cm or 41⅛” or 3ft 5⅛”
External height (lowered) = 90cm or 35⅜” or 2ft 11⅜”
External width = 56.2cm or 22⅛” or 1ft 10⅛”
External depth = 56.2cm or 22⅛” or 1ft 10⅛”
Seat height (raised) = 66.5cm or 26⅛” or 2ft 2⅛”
Seat height (lowered) = 52cm or 20½” or 1ft 8½”
Seat width = 42.2cm or 16⅝” or 1ft 4⅝”
Seat depth = 40.4cm or 15⅞” or 1ft 3⅞”
Back height (from seat) = 43.2cm or 17” or 1ft 5”
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