Amish Heritage Colonial Wheat Sheaf Bow Back Windsor Arm Chair - SKU#3470-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 original Bow-Back Windsor chair was so named due to it's unitary bowed back support rail.
This Amish Heritage Wheat Sheaf Bow-Back Windsor Arm Chair reproduces many of the outstanding features of the Colonial Bow-Back Windsor Chairs, but innovates by replacing the evenly-spaced round spindles with a sheaf of wheat depicted in bent wood. 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 Colonial wheat sheaf bow-back chairs.
Characterized by deeply carved turnings, a comfortable dished seat, and legs that are driven deeply into the seat for maximum stability and durability. Comfortable back and arm support is ensured by the use of 9 ergonomically tapered back spindles, and 3 spindles supporting arm rests on each side.
This Heirloom Quality Wheat Sheaf Bow-Back Windsor Chair Is An Excellent Choice For An Authentic Colonial Look!
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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