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We have an old wicker or rattan partially upholstered chair
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S. Can you help me out with this empire(?) chair I'm not
Hi Robert S. Can you help me out with this empire(?) chair https://imgur.com/a/OyeL6? I'm not sure the age even with the union decal. I'd also like help describing the style/features. I've had it for … read more
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How can you verify a Queen Anne chair is a Queen Anne chair?
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S! What can you tell me about these interesting little
Hi Robert S! What can you tell me about these interesting little chairs? http://imgur.com/a/EyGL7 They measure approximately 16"L, 18"D, 36"H, seat 19"H. Only one of the lion's paws is entact :( The k… read more
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I have a small wooden chair that has been in my family for
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I believe I have a William & Mary or Queen Anne matched set
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I have a lounge suite and dining setting from around beginning
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Attached are pictures of a chair that my mother had hidden
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What kind of chair would have a really wide seat, upholstered,
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I have an antique chair. Its very odd looking.It only has
I have an antique chair. It's very odd looking.It only has one arm. The front is rounded. looks like it was put together with pegs. the upholstery is needlepoint on silk, around the edges is velvet. I… read more
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2 mahogany chairs. One is a rocker. Barrel shaped, leather
2 mahogany chairs. One is a rocker. Barrel shaped, leather seats, slats all around, high (shoulder tall) curved barrel. Very heavy. Once had settee to match. Great grandmothers. I'm 73.… read more
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i also have a " ladies parlor chair" thats coveered in what
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We have a chair that was purchased in the early 20th century
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Ive inherited an authentic 1950s kitchen table and 4 chairs.
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