Circa 1900, Japanese carved and ebonised hall bench. The profusely carved back has open fretwork and is surmounted by a diving eagle, fighting a pair of entwined dragons. The arms have a carved dragon motif, with elaborate wings and lead on to a seat with blind fretwork to the corners, and a geometric pattern to the front. All on ebonised cabriole legs.
Size 137 cm high x 133 cm wide x 57 cm deep