- Provenance: North America, 21st Century
- Dimensions: 20.5" W x 17.5" D x 40.5" H (Seat Height: 18")
What Have We Here ?
This ladder-back wooden chair is based on a Shaker design that dates back to before the founding of the USA. Hand-turned wood, precision joinery, and an expertly woven seat make this chair fit for all walks of life, just like the American tradition of accepting all different kinds of people into our country’s borders. Here lies resounding proof that good design is timeless and should support all.
How to Use It ?
For early Americans, this chair would have been used every single day for almost every task, and it still serves that purpose today. Entertain a guest, sit down to work, or hang your hat with this historic piece of furniture in your space.
Why It Matters ?
It’s hard to imagine how essential every work of furniture was for our ancestors when we live surrounded by mass-produced, disposable furniture. This chair was built in the ancient tradition of crafted quality so it would last through years and years of use. Sustainability always looks better with age.