12 - 14 March 2001
A SET OF TEN ANGLO-INDIAN TEAK OPEN ARMCHAIRS
First half 19th Century
The pierced caned backs over scrolling arms above caned seats on square legs with H-form stretchers
34½in. (87.6cm.) high (10)
Alice Larkin Toulmin, Monterey, California
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