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An early 19th century ash ladderback turned armchair with a rush seat. The chair back has five graduated slats beneath nipple finials; flanked by shaped arms raised on baluster supports; the rush seat above a heavy front stretcher with further plain stretchers; English, c.1820;

  • Object number

    STRST : SBT 1993-31/576

  • Date made


  • Material

    wood ash

  • Measurements

  • Width

    660 mm

  • Height

    1140 mm

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust