Antique industrial engineers, machinists stool


First quarter 20th Century

  • £230.00
  • €269 Euro
  • $319 US Dollar

United Kingdom

Hoarde Vintage Member since 2018
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This is a handsome industrial stool which dates to the early 20th century.
It would have been used by an engineer or machinist and is a heavy and well made piece which is nicely aged and full of character.

The seat is made of a thick piece of oak which is set on a heavy metal tripod base
finished with an old red painted finish. The seat is set on a central metal rod and is adjustable, you simply turn the seat to lower or heighten it.
The stool is well aged, the wood has a good sheen with a couple of areas of damage to the edge.
The stool mechanism works well and raises and lowers easily, there is some slight movement where the metal screw has worn over time, a slight wobble which isn't really too obvious when you are
sat on it but should be mentioned.

48cms at its lowest point rising to 74cms when wound fully open
width- 35cms(seat)
depth- 35cms(seat)

Delivery for this item is £15.00 for mainland U.K


  • H: 48cm (18.90in)
  • W: 35cm (13.78in)
  • D: 35cm (13.78in)


First quarter 20th Century

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