Offered by: Machine Age
121 Boston Street Boston, MA 02125 , United States Call Seller 617.464.0099


Ethiopian Chair of Carved Wood

$ 1,250
  • Description
    This carved wooden chair most likely comes from the Jimma people of Southern Ethiopia. A capacious slightly concave seat sits on tripod base connected by slender rods. The high rectangular seatback has a geometric openwork design.
  • More Information
    Origin: Ethiopia
    Period: 1920-1949
    Materials: Carved wood
    Condition: Good. Cracks in wood of seat but structurally sound & sturdy
    Creation Date: early twentieth century
    Styles / Movements: Traditional
    Incollect Reference #: 288738
  • Dimensions
    W. 24.25 in; H. 4.5 in; D. 25 in;
    W. 61.6 cm; H. 11.43 cm; D. 63.5 cm;
    Seat H. 18.25 in;
    Seat H. 46.36 cm;
Message from Seller:

Located in Boston’s up-and-coming Dorchester neighborhood, Machine Age houses New England’s largest collection of twentieth-century furniture, lighting, & objects d’art. For 30 years, we have been offering a comprehensive but highly edited assemblage of American & European pieces from the 1930s through the 1990s. Aesthetically, the work marries modernism’s clarity of line & embrace of experimentation with a refined craftsmanship.

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