• Item: Revolving Desk Armchair
• Circa: 1910
• Period: Edwardian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Solid oak
• Newly upholstered
• Traditional upholstery fillings
• Green leather
• Deep buttoned seat & back
• Hand tacked brass studwork
• Elegant shaped oak arms
• Reclining & height adjustable Hillcrest mechanism
• Splayed oak legs
• English-made solid brass & porcelain castors
• Rotates 360 degrees
• Reclining back action
• Height adjustable
• Extremely comfortable
• Excellent condition
• Free delivery to mainland England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• 14-day free UK returns policy
This is a fine quality antique English Edwardian solid oak swivel office arm chair, circa 1910, in excellent condition. The chair incorporates a buttoned padded backrest and comfortable buttoned over-stuffed seat, united by solid oak shaped arm rests. The chair has been newly upholstered to a professional standard in top quality full grain green leather, finished with hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. The chair frame has also been cleaned and French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard.
The chair sits on four splayed oak legs that terminate on English-made solid brass & porcelain replacement castors. The chair incorporates the original Hillcrest mechanism allowing it to rotate 360 degrees and recline backwards. The seat height can be adjusted by turning a ribbed metal screw on the underside of the chair, while the reclining tension can be adjusted by turning the small wheel at the front of the mechanism. The chair mechanism is in excellent working order. The chair has also been cleaned and French polished, by hand, to a professional standard, therefore the colour and patination is of an excellent standard. This beautiful Edwardian desk chair is extremely comfortable to sit on.
This Edwardian swivel office 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.
This is a fine quality antique English Edwardian solid oak swivel office arm chair, which has been newly upholstered, circa 1910, in excellent condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the oak chair frame and seat but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The chair has been newly upholstered to a professional standard in top quality full grain green leather, finished with hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter. Therefore, the leather is in excellent condition, with no signs of wear and tear, damage or holes etc. The chair frame incorporates the traditional brass studwork tacks to the perimeter. The chair frame has been glued and tightened to ensure it’s in solid in joint, and then French polished, by hand, to a professional standard. Therefore, the colour and patination are of an excellent standard. The original Hillcrest reclining and adjustable height mechanism is in good working condition having been stripped down and cleaned. There is some play to the mechanism but this is perfectly acceptable, and in line with the age of the chair. The chair incorporates top quality English-made solid brass & porcelain replacement castors, which are in excellent 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 using by adjusting the central steel rod:
External height (raised) = 93.8cm or 36⅞” or 3ft 0⅞”
External height (lowered) = 85.2cm or 33½” or 2ft 9½”
External width = 69cm or 27⅛” or 2ft 3⅛”
External depth = 69cm or 27⅛” or 2ft 3⅛”
Seat height (raised) = 58cm or 22⅞” or 1ft 10⅞”
Seat height (lowered) = 48cm or 18⅞” or 1ft 6⅞”
Seat width (between arms) = 47cm or 18½” or 1ft 6½”
Seat width (whole of seat) = 57cm or 22⅜” or 1ft 10⅜”
Seat depth = 43cm or 16⅞” or 1ft 4⅞”
Arm height (raised) = 76.2cm or 30” or 2ft 6”
Arm height (lowered) = 67cm or 26⅜” or 2ft 2⅜”
Back height (from seat) = 40.8cm or 16” or 1ft 4”
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