An exceptional and very rare Victorian iron back chair by renowned maker/manufacturer Cornelius V Smith who were on par with Howard & Sons. Based in Marshalls yard, Henry St, Hampstead Rd, London', this chair was created in 1860. Complete with original casters manufactured by Langebear & Co the mahogany rear leg is stamped with the makers mark C.V.S. Featured in the National Trust collection of Ireland and in grand country houses this is a classic country house chair.
The seat area is ready for reupholstering which we can offer at extra cost through our in house upholstery service.
78cm Height to rear of chair.
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.