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Pair English Yew Wood Rush Seat Spindle Back Armchairs circa 1790

Pair English Yew Wood Rush Seat Spindle Back Armchairs circa 1790


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Directory: Antiques: Furnishings: Pre 1800: Item # 1452938

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Pair of Yew Wood Rush Seat Spindle Back Armchairs circa 1790 The height at back measuring 42 1/2 inches, the seat height is approximately 17 inches the width of the chairs from arm to arm is approximately 24 inches and the seat with is 22 inches, and the back of the seat or chair measures approximately 17 inches Taxus baccata is a species of evergreen tree in the family Taxaceae, native to western, central and southern Europe (including the British Isles), northwest Africa, northern Iran and southwest Asia.[3] It is the tree originally known as yew, though with other related trees becoming known, it may now be known as common yew,[4] English yew,[5] or European yew. It is primarily grown as an ornamental. Most parts of the plant are poisonous, and consumption of the foliage can result in death