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Second Four-Legged Rectangular-Topped Stool

This repainted red stool was made from Southern Elm (ju mu) in Zhejiang province in the middle of the 20th century.  It has a rectangular shaped seat with legs mortised right through the seat and stretchers joining each of two pairs of legs with a single stretcher keeping the two sets of legs strong and sturdy.  This is a simple country stool typical of that which is found all over China.

Wood: Southern Elm

Province: Zhejiang

Dimensions: 18" x 13" x 5"

Price: $95