Amish Heritage Colonial Arrow Back Windsor Arm Chair - SKU#3370-A
Windsor Chairs represent a high point in the landscape of furniture design & construction. The original English Windsor Chair has traveled extensively throughout the centuries, first coming to America in about 1726. Since then, several stylistic and structural adaptations have evolved including Arrow-Back, Bow-Back, Comb-Back, Fan-Back, Paddle-Back, Sack-Back, Wheat-Back, and many other Windsor Chair varieties. The Arrow-Back Windsor chair is named after it's arrow-shaped back spindles, which originally evolved to provide improved comfort.
This Amish Heritage Arrow-Back Windsor Arm Chair is a relatively small chair, typical of Slat-Back Windsors produced by many East Coast craftsmen of the Nineteenth Century. By using 100% premium American hardwood components combined with modern glues and a range of quality finishes (see thumbnails above) it actually surpasses the beauty and durability of the original arrow-back chairs.
Characterized by a simple elegance, Colonial-style turnings, and excellent joinery. Comfortable back and arm support is ensured by the use of 5 arrow-shaped back spindles running between the seat and top slat, with arm rests on each side.
An Excellent & Comfortable Choice For Those Who Prefer A Smaller Chair, This Amish Heritage Arrow-Back Windsor Arm Chair Is A Simple & Elegant Piece!
Windsor chairs of the Colonial and Federal periods were built to last by caring men who thoroughly understood their tools, materials and craft. Today, our dedicated Mennonite & Amish furniture makers undergo a long apprenticeship to develop keen eyes and skilled hands, and these expert craftsmen enjoy building Your legacy quality seating with the same unhurried care - providing you with exceptional furniture and outstanding value.
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