• Item: Revolving Office Chair
• Circa: 1880
• Period: Victorian
• Wood: Solid mahogany
• Newly upholstered
• Full grained green leather upholstery
• Splayed wraparound arms
• Ring turned spindle supports
• Sprung horsehair seat
• Cabriole shaped mahogany legs
• Brass castors
• Rotates 360 degrees
• Extremely comfortable
• Serviced mechanism
• Original polish & patination
• Excellent condition
• 14 day free UK returns policy
Here is a very good quality antique Victorian mahogany and leather revolving office tub chair, circa 1880, in excellent condition. This style of chair was also known as a “tub chair” and has been newly upholstered in full grain green leather. The chair features an elegant upholstered splayed back in a “wraparound” style that connects to the moulded frame. A bank of ring turned spindles connect the arms to the seat frame. The stuff-over seat is sprung with horsehair filling; which makes it extremely comfortable and it features a simple moulded frieze below. The leather is finished with hand-tacked brass studs to the perimeter of the seat frame. The seat is connected to the base by four sturdy cabriole shaped legs, which features upturned toes and terminate on later brass castors. The chair revolves 360 degrees and does not recline; chairs of this style were not designed to recline or be height adjustable. The chair mechanism has been cleaned and serviced and is in excellent working order. The chair is extremely comfortable, has a fantastic colour and is in excellent condition.
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 so comfortable. This item would certainly grace any home. So don’t miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
This office chair is in excellent condition. The chair has been newly upholstered with top quality full grain green leather and the back rail and seat are upholstered with horsehair filling. The underside of the seat is finished with traditional hessian backing. The arms, frame and seat are completely solid and show no signs of movement. The leather seat is in excellent condition and is free from any holes, damage or rips. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the mahogany frame. The seat is fixed at a standard height and revolves 360 degrees. Chairs of this style were not designed to recline or be height adjustable. 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. Importantly, there are no breaks to the arms or legs. The chair sits on later brass castors. This chair is solid in joint and ready to use.
External height = 85.5cm or 33⅝” or 2ft 9⅝”
External width = 66cm or 26” or 2ft 2”
External depth = 66cm or 26” or 2ft 2”
Arm Height = 82.5cm or 32½” or 2ft 8½”
Back Height = 39cm or 15⅜” or 1ft 3⅜”
Seat height = 47.5cm or 18¾” or 1ft 6¾”
Seat width = 47.9cm or 18⅞” or 1ft 6⅞”
Seat depth = 47.5cm or 18¾” or 1ft 6¾”
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Ref. Office Chair 65