My Eagle Harbor Bar Chair is designed for comfortable seating at a 36" counter height. The arm of the chair was designed to go under a standard 36" tall counter-top or bar. Maple with leather upholstery. Seat swivels 360°. Chair featured in the book "500 Chairs: Celebrating Traditional & Innovative Designs" (Lark Books, 2008).
As in cars, leather is typically offered as an alternative when a piece requires some sort of upholstering.
Maple covers many different trees in the Acer genus. In general it is a light colored wood, creamy white to yellow in hue with darker soft brown or yellow grain. Bigleaf maple is a large tree native to the Pacific Northwest, and it often has highly figured wood, spalting and burls. Ambrosia Maple, also called sugar maple, is a creamy white maple with grey streaks and often has worm holes. Figured maple is often described as quilted, tiger, flame or curly maple depending on the patterns in the wood.