Antique 19th C Chinese Carved Mahogany Dragon Chair-SUPER COOL! Chinese carved hardwood armchair which dates from the 19th century. It has a dramatic dragon design with a dragon carved back over a serpentine seat. The chair, flanked by outswept dragon carved arms, is raised on carved cabriole legs. The arm supports culminate in dragon heads with the thunderstorm pearl in their mouths. All exposed surfaces are beautifully carved. The legs of the chair are carved into dragon head descending down into a snail like serpentine coiled toe. Right arm slightly shifts slightly when pushed. There looks to be a nail missing on the underside of the chair. There’s another nail that is securely in place and supports most of the arm. Intricate carved detailing all over. Wear as shown in pictures… There is some signs of wear and tear as this is a extremely old piece. No visible structural cracks in the wood however and most of the so-called damage would be described as superficial. No damage other than normal wear from household use. Overall considering age and use, this chair is in very good condition. It came from a family estate and was in the family for many many generations. The item “Antique 19th C Chinese Carved Mahogany Dragon Chair-SUPER COOL” is in sale since Wednesday, July 8, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Chairs”. The seller is “kingsofconsignment” and is located in Solana Beach, California. This item can’t be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.
- Primary Material: Wood
- Age: 1850-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Region of Origin: China
- Color: Dark Wood Tone