This unusual chair is believed to be the only example by Strapps in the UK.

The remarkable carvings include domestic scenes, two fully formed lions resting on each arm, mysterious faces peering from their handles, and a young man riding a horse on top of the back rest.

Provenance

Unknown. An Art Loss Register certificate has been supplied

Oak


Wisbech and Fenland Museum

Museum Square, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE13 1ES
01945 583817
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Opening times

Tue – Sat, 10am – 4pm

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