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rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815
rare antique regency ebonised tortoise shell & cane  show chair by bettridge & co birmingham circa 1815

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Rare Antique Regency Ebonised Tortoise Shell & Cane Show Chair By Bettridge & Co Birmingham Circa 1815

£875.00

A very rare Regency ebonised, cane and tortoise shell design show chair by Bettridge & Co Birmingham. Dating from 1815 this exceptional survivor is in original sleepy condition with no later alterations. Exquisite detailing and fabulous form/shape. As chairs go this is out there and such is the quality it should be in A museum. A very rare statement chair. Recent sales of inferior models to this chair have exceeded £1,000 level. Makers brass stamp to underside, cane work original and in good order for age. Some marks/knocks to tortoise decorative detailing as expected for age.

Full Height 83cm x full width 39cm x 37cm full depth x seat height 42cm x seat depth 36cm x seat width 39cm

As a genuine antique / vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items.  All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.

 


An absolutely beautiful early Regency cane faux bamboo 
Sussex chair. Ebonised bamboo turned frame with cane seat. Traces of original lead blue base paint. As chairs go this is out there and such is the quality it should be in Brighton Pavillion. A very rare statement chair. Circa 1811.

Full height 83cm x full width 44cm x depth 39cm x seat height 44cm.

As a genuine antique / vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items.  All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.