Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

Antique Mission Oak Stool Bench Seat Stand Needlepoint

AN ANTIQUE, MISSION OAK, ARTS AND CRAFT STYLE SEAT, BENCH, STOOL, OR STAND. IT HAS A STRETCHER THAT IS MORTISED THROUGH THE TWO ENDS AND HELD IN PLACE BY KEYS(WOODEN WEDGES). THE DECORATIVE CUT OUTS ON THE ENDS IS EVIDENCE THE MAKER WAS HOPING TO APPEAL TO THE ART NOVEAU ENTHUSIAST, ALSO POPULAR AT THE TIME. IT HAS ITS ORIGINAL DARK OAK FINISH WHICH SHOWS SOME CRACKLING OF THE FINISH. IT IS CIRCA LATE 1800′s—EARLY 1900′s. THE SEAT IS HELD IN PLACE WITH FOUR NAILS/SCREWS/PEGS ON EACH END WITH DECORATIVE METAL HEADS/CAPS ON THE OUTSIDE. IT APPEARS THE SEAT HAS BEEN RECOVERED WITH OLD NEEDLEPOINT MATERIAL AND BRASS TACKS. THIS DARK OAK SEAT/STOOL/STAND/BENCH MEASURES 15 INCHES HIGH; 19 INCHES WIDE AT ITS WIDEST PART; AND 12 INCHES IN DEPTH. FROM THE FLOOR TO THE TOP OF THE SEAT IS 14 INCHES. THE SEAT INSIDE DIMENSIONS ARE 14 3/4 INCHES BY 10 INCHES. THERE ARE FAINT TRACES OF A NAME ON THE UNDERSIDE OF THE SEAT IN BLACK PAINT BUT NOT IDENTIFIABLE. THIS ANTIQUE, MISSION OAK, ARTS AND CRAFTS STYLE, STOOL/SEAT/STAND/BENCH, WITH SIMPLE BUT ELEGANT LINES, COULD GRACE SEVERAL DIFFERENT LOCATIONS IN THE HOME, STORE, SHOP, OR OFFICE, FOR SEVERAL DIFFERENT USES. THANK YOU FOR YOUR VIEWING. PLEASE CHECK MY OTHER LISTINGS FOR MORE VINTAGE ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS. Increase Sales by 18% and double your hits – Vendio Gallery. The item “ANTIQUE MISSION OAK STOOL BENCH SEAT STAND NEEDLEPOINT” is in sale since Sunday, April 10, 2011. This item is in the category “Antiques\Periods & Styles\Arts & Crafts Movement”. The seller is “sirtommyd” and is located in Janesville, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Stretcher mortised thru ends: held in place by keys(wooden)
  • Maker: Unmarked
  • Color: Medium Wood Tone
  • Material: Wood & fabric

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