A Sri Lanka (Ceylon) cane seat, tiffin chair ca. 1860 in good condition. Structurally sound, handmade out of teak and ebonized wood, joined and pegged, with newly restored hand woven cane. Stiles are slightly curved and crest rail has an applied pierced and intricately carved floral spray. Acquired by legendary interior designer Lucia Lawrence for her private collection in Colombo in 1972. It has been unused and stored in her company Lawrence & Scott's climate controlled warehouse.
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