Return to the Furniture Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
What can you tell me about my yard sale find?

Posted by oceangirlme (My Page) on
Tue, Sep 22, 09 at 17:06

I was intrigued by this chair and bought it.

Would you call it a club chair? How old do you think it is?

It is made by Myrtle Desk which I know has gone out of business. I'm just curious to find out more about it. I kind of like my $10 purchase! Thanks!!

Chair1

Chair4

Chair5


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: What can you tell me about my yard sale find?

Its a mid-century chair, probably produced for a commercial setting. It was most likely used as a "pull up" chair to a desk in an office/bank etc. The kind of chair you would sit in on the "other side" (visitor's side) of the desk. From the logo typeface I would say late sixties early seventies.


 o
RE: What can you tell me about my yard sale find?

I think you did great. I like your $10 chair too. Where are you putting it?


 o
RE: What can you tell me about my yard sale find?

Thanks for the info, palimpsest.

I haven't figured out where to put it yet...it fits into almost all of our rooms...!!


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Furniture Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here