Antique Theo A Kochs Barber Shop Chair Round Seat Rare Fluted Base! Nice Patina!
Nice Vintage Theo A Kochs Chicago Hy-lo-draulic green & black porcelain barbershop chair. Original nameplate/placard. Hydraulics & recline tensioner work as they should, no swivel brake, upper nickel is nice, lower nickel has surface rust & heavy pitting. The base has a rare fluted design. Leather could use replacement as it's dry, dusty & cracked. The springs or cushioning in the backrest needs reinforced or replaced if going into service. There are some cracks & missing pieces in the porcelain coating on the calf rest otherwise porcelain is nice. No head rest.
The as-is price of $1600.00 includes an estimated freight allowance of $500 which covers private courier delivery to most locations within the Continental US. This freight service is a white-glove private courier which will take on average two to four weeks for delivery. Quicker service via truck-line is available at additional cost to the buyer. Local pickup in Kansas 66007 is also available at a reduced price. Enclosed crating for international shipment runs around $350 per chair plus freight forwarding fees, taxes, duties & tariffs; please message, text or call anytime 816-589-8112 to discuss your shipping needs.
We offer a full restoration service, top to bottom showroom condition, including a period correct headrest, all nickel parts stripped & re-plated, all brass parts cleaned polished & sealed, complete hydraulics overhaul plus your choice of reinforced full grain aniline dyed cowhide all for an additional $5,000 +/-. Prices for less extensive restoration are significantly lower. When schedules allow we personally deliver commissioned restorations. Please message, text or call anytime 816-589-8112 to discuss your restoration needs.
In addition to complete chairs we offer repair parts plus period correct restoration services on all vintage barbershop chairs, poles, fixtures & many other items. Please message, text or call anytime 816-589-8112.