Twitter icon
Facebook icon
Pinterest icon

Antique wheelchair

Antique, oak and metal wheelchair with caining on back, seat and leg rests. Very good condition.

oak and metal
Distinguishing marks: 
Metal tag: Arrow, Erie Pennsylvania, serial number
Date Period: 
unknown, 1900s
Size and dimensions of this item: 
adult size
This wheelchair was used by the local VFW for many years
For Sale?: 


sohail's picture

As advertising has become best web hosting increasingly prevalent in modern Western societies, it is also increasingly being criticized. A person can hardly move in the public sphere or use a medium withoutregister domain being subject to advertising. Advertising occupies public space and more and more invades the private sphere of people, many of which consider dedicated server it a nuisance. “It is becoming harder to escape from advertising and wireless internet the media. … Public space is increasingly turning into a gigantic billboard for products of all kind. The aesthetical and political consequences cannot yet be foreseen.”[20] Hanno Rauterberg in the German newspaper ‘Die Zeit’ calls advertising a new kind of dictatorship that web design cannot be escaped.

winslet123's picture

Somebody using the wheelchair independently will require a self propelling (large wheels) model they push themselves. A self propelled, or transit wheelchair (smaller wheels) will be appropriate if the wheelchair will be pushed by an attendant.

Wheelchair Ramps

venisonvinegar's picture

I have a three wheel, Self propelled,(By a hand crank to drive wheel chain)which belonged to the Grand Father of the 93 year old owner until his demise several years ago..

If any one has any info on this type of chair, please let me know

Lovejoy's picture

Chairs like this date to about World war One, there is virtually no demand for them with the exception as props for historical dramas. Most sell at auction for under $150.00.


Search Appraisals