vintage wrought iron garden set

elizabethsarahApril 27, 2013

I recently purchased a glass top wrought iron patio set that has 6 chairs. The chairs and table are heavy (without glass on it) but not as heavy as I would have expected iron to be. I am just wondering if the lady at the mid century modern store plain lied or sincerely thought it is really wrought iron. I also can't tell if it's truly from the 50s/60s or if it's from the 90s and just painted white to look more period.

I was wondering if anyone here could tell from the photos and my description and design. Also the cushions have tags underneath that say 1995 in handwriting on them (not shown in photo), but I think they may have just been reupholstered and labeled.

In the end, it doesn't truly matter. It's paid for and we own it. I just like to know what I have regardless, in terms of age and material. Any help is appreciated!

Thanks!!

This post was edited by elizabethsarah on Sat, Apr 27, 13 at 14:04

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
brickeyee

Sure looks like steel.

    Bookmark   May 10, 2013 at 3:04PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
change bolt lock on inside of door but not out?historical sort of
Hi. We bought an old house and are changing all of...
Bridget Helm
Need help - bending a short steel pipe
Hello everyone, I need some suggestions on how to bend...
jungleman
Help - Cast Aluminum furniture cracks (Pic)
Hi, (Cross posted originally on decor forum and posting...
homey_bird
Place in SF Bay Area to get a metal railing made?
Looking for a recommendation for a metal shop in SF...
chaus7
Metal/Iron Stair rail
I moved into a house last year. It is a tri-level home....
harmony5002
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™