Lot 85 – WELSH ‘COMB-BACK’ ASH & SYCAMORE STICK CARVER

Hammer: £321.00

This auction is ended

WELSH  ‘COMB-BACK’ ASH & SYCAMORE STICK CARVER this primitive stick chair is of Camarthenshire type, having a simple comb-back over a lobster pot tub type lumbar frame, solid seat on simple ring banded splay legs, no stretchers*see below

dimensions: 14″ seat height*see below re legs
condition: In barn find condition – a lot to report:  comb back has a previously spliced repair re-opened. There is active worm in particular to one stick and general peppering to the lobster pot area, seat and bottoms of the legs. Well worth deep treating and restoring as these chair are rare  NB the chair is sturdy, not wobbly, so joints are good, hence worth restoration. The legs have some round stretcher holes but not in keeping with the opposite leg.

reserve –   estimate because of work needed; £ 50-90

Username Bid Amount Date
l************t £321.00 2021-05-22 21:18:14
b*****************k £320.00 2021-06-13 06:43:33
b*****************k £300.00 2021-05-22 13:07:54
l************t £265.00 2021-05-22 21:17:59
l************t £205.00 2021-05-22 21:17:43
l************t £142.00 2021-05-22 21:17:23
p*****k £50.00 2021-05-21 11:31:45
n**********************l £34.00 2021-05-21 05:21:46
w***************s £22.00 2021-05-20 11:12:25
s****************m £15.00 2021-05-20 10:46:33
Start auction £3.00 20/05/2021 09:00