Collectibles-General (Antiques)/Childs Chair info


Childs chair
Childs chair  

Childs chair
Childs chair  
Purchased this chair a few years back.  I saw a picture of one that was on AllExperts that had your name on it.  Looks like it was originally a rocking chair. The bottom rockers are gone if it was.  Looking to find some information about it if possible.


it may have had rockers, i would have to see it to tell you that.  made around 1880 as a childs chair, or rocker.

condition is super.

dont really know what you want here as the question was a bit vague.

retail, with or without rockers would be around 200.

check the bottoms of the legs to see if there is any indication there were rockers or that the stops were cut off.

the machinery that made the curved back and seats were quite intricate.


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