"Thank you for trying to help... although the carving in your first picture is similar, it's the seat base that makes me think it's Chinese.
The chairs are much too heavy to be walnut they are very weighty and I only know of one wood that…"
"These two chairs are from the Victorian era. I know their are not exactly the same, but I noticed a lot of the woven serpentine style wood is flat, were as these were raised and rounded. The wood on yours reminds me of old walnut, but I…"