Ornate walnut chair
by Firkin - uploaded on September 16, 2015, 6:20 pm
The seat of the chairman of the court of directors of the East India Company, subsequently that of the Secretary of State for India. Surmounted by the crowned head of Neptune and dolphins forming the cabriole front legs and feet. The embroidered panel depicts the arms of the East India Company on the centre back. Crimson velvet upholstery.