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19th century, Ming dynasty style, possibly hongmu
wood, through tenon construction, curved crest rail, yoke back, plank seat with molded edge, on straight legs with box stretcher and foot rail, this style of chair was stylish during the Ming dynasty conveying a sense of honor, dignity, and power.
39 x 21 x 17 in. Collection of John Sylvester, Durham, NC
Some separation cracks; one chair seat with shrinkage crack; overall stable condition with old surface.
$400 - 800