A Beautiful Victorian Velvet Carpet Chair.
A rare Victorian velvet carpet chair in the manner of James Shoolbred & Co London, standing on turned mahogany leg with orignal brass castor and back right leg stamped with reg numbers. the chair is excellent condition for its age just one small rip on one side but nothing noticeable and incredibly comfortable.
James Shoolbred and company was a draper and later a department store located of Tottenham Court road London.The store was established in the 1820s at 155 Tottenham Court Road selling textiles for home furnishing. In the 1870s the store began designing, manufacturing and selling high quality furniture.