Object detail - Museums Association

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A judge's chair probably from the County Court, Bournemouth. Dated to 1900-1950.

Organisation
Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
Type
Disposal
Date posted
04.01.2022
Object Description

A judge's chair probably from the County Court, Bournemouth. A large wooden throne-like chair with a brown padded leather seat and a high back. Carved decoration on feet, legs and back supports. Originally there was a wooden panel decorated with a coat of arms inset into the top of the back but this is now missing. Dated to 1900-1950. A dated 35mm slide in the RCAGM archives show that this chair was in the possession of the museum in 1978 and used as visitor seating. 2200mm x 850mm x 780mm.

Contact

Duncan Walker
duncan.walker@bcpcouncil.gov.uk
01202 451804
Russell Cotes Road
BOURNEMOUTH
BH1 3AA
United Kingdom

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