New lebanon shaker chair (authentic chair not a repro)

Nov 14, 2020. 15:12 UTC
New Lebanon Shaker Chair (Authentic chair not a repro)
Gregory
United States of America

Acquired from
Gallery/Dealer

For sale
Yes
Description

I purchased this for $900 over 30 years ago.. it is a Shaker chair in beautiful condition. What would be the current value of this chair. It is not a reproduction and a ladder-back slanted chair in very nice condition

Provenance

I purchased this from a dealer over 30 years ago and paid $900 at that time...

Answered within about 6 hours
Nov 14, 20:43 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$250 - $350 USD

Insurance Value

$600 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Gregory,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is a

A Shaker turned maple ladderback side chair
Attributed to New Lebanon, NY, mid 19th Century
Turned ears, three shaped 'ladders', woven-tape seat and tapered front legs, all joined by a double box-stretcher.
[dimensions]
PROVENANCE: purchased from a dealer 30+ years ago
$250-350*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Gregory a orlacchio Nov 14, 20:53 UTC

I do not see any branded number anywhere on this particular piece.

Gregory a orlacchio Nov 14, 21:00 UTC

Delia,

I have added a few more updated pics close up...

Delia Nov 14, 21:17 UTC

Thanks!

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