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who made it? is this a salesman's sample or childs? - I have 4 matching diningroom chairs

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Posted 7 years ago


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The top slat has a carved flower with a leaf on each side. I also have 4 diningroom chairs that match. Who is manufacturer? Is rocking chair a salesman's sample or made for a child? Were the diningroom chairs also made with arms? where can you buy add'l ones?

Robin (

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  1. Diana, 7 years ago
    Too funny! I am one like it in storage. I was going to buy it at a yard sale but the lady just gave it to me. The cussion is the same. I have a rocking chair that is mahogany, round back, gargoyles at the end of the arms. I need a price range for insurance purposes. A pipe broke upstair last Jan while on vacation and it was placed in storage. The back has some splits in it. It has a cushion bottom. You can see it was recoved and was a tapestry before. Maybe we can help each other.
  2. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 7 years ago
    OMG. Sorry that I can't help with the manufacturer but had to comment since I grew up with these chairs. Rocker is probably not a sample...people really were a lot smaller back then!
  3. Robinrockingchair, 7 years ago
    the rocker is only 21 inches tall - the picture is deceiving - Robin
  4. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 7 years ago
    LOL. You are right, that IS small! I'm going with a childs rocker...
  5. ShellyD02, 7 years ago
    I just posted chairs that look like yours - trying to find out some information about them as well. Mine are dining room chairs though, I don't have a rocker.
  6. Angelasantiques248, 7 years ago
    Those are called 'Rose back chairs" I used to have a set:)
  7. Robinrockingchair, 7 years ago
    does anyone know the manufacturer of these chairs?
  8. Petria, 6 years ago
    Does anyone know how much this chair would sell for? Thanks!
  9. Petria, 6 years ago
    Just wondered because my sister liked it and took it while I was out of town!!!

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