A vintage French traditional farmhouse style wooden milking stool. Perfect for working down low! Also a great pot stand or step. These are made without glue or nails – just tight joints to hold things in place. This one has some slightly loosening joints which could be secured with a little wood glue for extra stability but fine as is for ststic use as a plant pot stand. Some signs of previous use as detailed below.
Makers mark / hallmarks: none
Sourced: in Normandy, France
Age: circa 1960-70’s
Size roughly: 40h x 33 x 33 cm – 16h x 13 x 13 inches
Condition: in vintage condition with signs of previous use, light wear and scratches, wear to varnish, one or two joint would benefit from a little glue or OK for static plant pot use as is, signs of long gone historical woodworm (treated just in case and can be again before dispatch, just ask), please see all pictures
Weight: 1.65 kg (over 2kg when wrapped so expensive to ship. Postage cost is the same right up to 5kg though, so buy another similar weighted stool at the same time and we can send it for no extra postage charge)
Shipped from France
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