Offered by: Kelly Kinzle Antiques
P.O. Box 235 New Oxford, PA 17350 , United States Call Seller 717.495.3395


Simon Cameron's Armchair

Price Upon Request
  • Description
    This armchair was likely used by Simon Cameron when he was Adjutant General of Pennsylvania in 1826. Cameron went on to have a brilliant political career in the U.S. Senate, as Secretary of War under Abraham Lincoln and as Minister to Russia. He developed an efficient political machine in Pennsylvania reaping rewards for himself and associates. The chair is from the estate of antiquarian John Snyder (1947-2014) and was accompanied by a note stating the Simon Cameron provenance and attributing the chair to the Lichtenthaler shop of Lititz, PA.
  • More Information
    In the Style of: Abraham Lincoln
    Origin: United States, Pennsylvania
    Period: 19th Century
    Materials: Walnut, original leather upholstery
    Condition: Excellent.
    Creation Date: 1825
    Styles / Movements: Classical, Americana, Empire
    Incollect Reference #: 189980
  • Dimensions
    W. 24 in; H. 36 in; D. 21 in;
    W. 60.96 cm; H. 91.44 cm; D. 53.34 cm;
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