Empire style chair?

Sep 29, 2021. 22:03 UTC
empire style chair?
United States of America


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inlaid mother of pearl, inlay on arms. Was reupholstered in the 2,000's No screws (only nails) other than the ones used during the reupholstry.



Answered within about 13 hours
Sep 30, 11:23 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$500 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Jill,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
If you'd like for your appraisal to include dimensions, which is customary, please forward in the comments section - at your convenience - the height, width and depth and I'll update this ASAP.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A Continental European style mother-of-pearl and line-inlaid mahogany roundabout corner armchair
In the French taste, late 19th Century
The low curved inlaid back over a pointed inlaid splat flanked by square section spindles, downcurving square-section arms raised on serpentine supports, over a slip seat with serpentine front, all raised on square-cut cabriole legs ending in square pad feet.
CONDITION: reupholstered circa 2000
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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