Rare Moravian Child’s Brettstuhl (Back-Board Stool)

Bethlehem, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania

c. 1780

Walnut with pine seat, classic heart cut-out, splayed chamfered legs, dovetailed seat supports, and fine patina

H. 16 7/8”, Seat W. 9 ½”, D. 8”

We have not seen another example of a child’s Moravian Chair. The left front leg is a 19th c. replacement.