A rare late medieval oak misericord chair
late 15th/early 16th century, Argyll, West Highlands
The arched back within moulded downswept arms carved with a skeletal figure and a musician with a hat and cloak playing a pipe, enclosing a folding seat with foliate misericord boss to the underside, on square section legs with rope moulding to the front united by stretchers 84.5cm wide x 50cm deep x 92cm high, (33" wide x 19.5" deep x 36" high)
- Please note the description should read 'A rare late Medieval and later oak misericord chair'. The principal elements are late 15th/early 16th century, however the chairs have been re-constructed from their original pew or choir stall form. Please contact the department for further information.