Lot 860    

Belter "Shield Back" Arm Chair,
7/12/2014 - Fine and Decorative Art : Live Salesroom Auction
American, mid-19th century. A "Shield Back" arm chair in oak; seat ht. 19, oah 39 in.

See Dubrow 1983: 96

Worn old finish, back left leg broken then doweled, missing veneer by back right leg.
Sold: $300.00
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