Antique English Oak Provincial Stool

This wonderful little oak stool is English. It was made in the early 19th century, possibly even a bit earlier. There are hand holds cut in the top so I suppose it may have been a milking stool. It was certainly used where it needed to be moved easily and often. The oak is a wonderful dark color with nice figure in the wood. The splayed legs are nicely shaped and securely cross wedged in position. The top is detailed with a simple, elegant carved edge profile. The legs are very sturdy and don't wobble at all. There are some age splits in a leg and on the top, but all are stable. You'll also find a few old (and non-active) worm or insect holes in the legs. The stool measures 17" x 8" x 9.5" tall. It's a great size to use beside a chair in lieu of a side table. It's plenty large enough to hold a beverage and your favorite book.

Item ID: RL455


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Antique English Oak Provincial Stool

Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool
Antique English Oak Provincial Stool

This wonderful little oak stool is English. It was made in the early 19th century, possibly even a bit earlier. There are hand holds cut in the top so I suppose it may have been a milking stool. It was certainly used where it needed to be moved easily and often. The oak is a wonderful dark color with nice figure in the wood. The splayed legs are nicely shaped and securely cross wedged in position. The top is detailed with a simple, elegant carved edge profile. The legs are very sturdy and don't wobble at all. There are some age splits in a leg and on the top, but all are stable. You'll also find a few old (and non-active) worm or insect holes in the legs. The stool measures 17" x 8" x 9.5" tall. It's a great size to use beside a chair in lieu of a side table. It's plenty large enough to hold a beverage and your favorite book.

Item ID: RL455


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$245 USD

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