Mahogany and Pine Clerk's Stool, England, mid-19th century, the carved seat with stylized and pierced handle raised on turned legs with spindle stretchers, ht. 28 1/2 in.
Refinished. Scratches, stains, and heavy wear to seat consistent with age and use. Knot in mahogany seat. S-shaped hand hold cut into seat. Scratches and wear to stretchers, particularly on front of stool. Heavy bruising and abrasions to legs and feet. Heavy wear evident throughout, though stool is found in overall good condition.
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