This is a Victorian original Bentwood Correction chair. Originally theses chairs were for young ladies who sat badly or had bad posture.
They were put on these chairs so they had no choice but to sit upright and correctly. Please remember they had tight corset on and were hard to sit wrongly anyway but with a patriarchal young ladies were firmly kept in there place.
A great and practical chair today from a great and famous maker J and J Kohn. It is 36 1/2 inches high 12 3/4 inches wide 16 inches deep. Seat height is 21 3/4 inches. The item "ANTIQUE VICTORIAN BENTWOOD CORRECTION CHAIR c1880-1900 VINTAGE BAR STOOL CHAIR" is in sale since Sunday, February 2, 2020.
This item is in the category "Home, Furniture & DIY\Furniture\Chairs". The seller is "mews_antiques" and is located in REDDITCH.This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.