Mr Stephen Loft-Simson in a chairman's livery

Until his untimely death in 2022 Stephen Loft-Simson specialised in research into European Sedan Chairs.

All enquiries to Catherine Din: +44 (0)117 9511906 .

Sedan Chair for sale

A Westminster black leather ‘Gala’ or ornamental sedan chair in the fashion of Holmes & Griffin (Royal Warrant holders) of Whitcombe Street, London. c. 1790 to 1797

With original carved poles and chairbearer straps. Modernised during the early 19th c. Original Crimson Moroccan Leather borders re-coloured to scarlet with lining and festoon blinds replaced.

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All enquiries to Catherine Din: +44 (0)117 9511906 .

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