40628-29 through - 38. 1960s-era dining chairs in Hollywood Regency style. We believe these chairs are by a known designer, but no maker’s mark appears, possibly because of a re-upholstery job done many years ago. Bent wood (possibly teak) with darker wood (possibly mahogany). Very much in the style of Wormley. Two arm chairs available and eight standard dining chairs.
Now’s your chance to snag some UW campus history of a different kind, as we have bunkable wood bed sets newly available! Oh, the stories we’re glad they cannot tell. Of course, you’ll have to supply your own crafty afghan and accent pillows.
Couch: $65.00; Chairs: $35.00 each; Tables: $30.00 each
Couch: 40587-12; Chairs: 40587-7 and -8; Glass-Top Tables: 40587-24 and -25. As I was photographing these pieces and wondering what to say about them, a warehouse staffer walked by and simply said, “It’s the Golden Girls living room.” Who knows what kind of geriatric adventures may have taken place on this furniture. Only Blanch knows for sure.
40587-21, -22, -23, and -24. We’ve got four of these smart, slightly retro cane chairs in a warm beige that evoke both tropical climates and an Asian influence. Understated elegance that goes well with drinks that have umbrellas in them.
Only a couple stacks left in stock!
If you’ve been on the hunt for large quantities of nice matching chairs, now is the time! We’ve received hundreds of cloth & metal chairs that we’re offering in sets of four at blowout prices to ensure they move fast!
40587-20. There are some American furniture styles that remain popular no matter the times, and the Crafts movement of the late-1800s/early-1900s is one such style as evidenced by this beautifully simple wooden chair with a woven seating surface. The wonderful thing about such chairs is that you were as likely to see one hanging from a peg in a farmer’s modest home as you were in the hallway of an elegant city house.
40598-4. This curvy fabric chair looks as though it came from a spaceship designed by the French in the 1930s, so if that’s your thing, have we ever got your chair. It’s in great shape and certainly won’t get lost among a sea of same-y-same chairs.
We have a very strong selection of file cabinets in a variety of colors and styles. Photo represents a random sampling of available items as stock changes regularly.Please note: most file cabinets we have do not come with keys. If we receive the cabinet with keys, we tape them to the top or side of the cabinet. If you find a locking cabinet without keys, don’t despair—just tell any locksmith the alphanumeric code around the keyhole, and they can cut a new key for you for a nominal charge. UW Surplus does not accept returns of file cabinets that you thought had keys but did not.
39864-164, -165, and -166. Now available are the last hickory table & chair sets from the late, great Terry Hall. Made by the venerable Old Hickory Furniture Company of Shelbyville, Indiana, each set includes one table and four chairs with padded seats.
40647-24. You may ask yourself, “Am I a lab-style person?” Take a good look at this cabinet. If the sight of black counter tops and wood drawers fills you with tingling memories of bubbling beakers and frog dissections, you are probably a lab-style person. This is your cabinet; fulfill your lab-style destiny. Measures 30” x 5’ x 37”H.
Assorted colors and sizes, with prices ranging from $15 to $50. Photo represents a random sampling of available items as stock changes regularly. Please note: most file cabinets we have do not come with keys. If we receive the cabinet with keys, we tape them to the top or side of the cabinet. If you find a locking cabinet without keys, don’t despair—just tell any locksmith the alphanumeric code around the keyhole, and they can cut a new key for you for a nominal charge. UW Surplus does not accept returns of file cabinets that you thought had keys but did not, so be sure to check first!.
40078-14. The wood on this desk—and I’m not sure what kind it is—is very nice, very thick. Brass accents on drawer handles and wooden slotted organizer in the top left drawer. Measures 20 x 51 x 29 ½”H.
45” Stool SOLD OUT!
Talk about a phenomenal last-minute holiday bonanza deal! We’ve just received over 150 each of these elegant, swiveling bar stools with brushed metal legs and what we’re going to say is a black vinyl compound (could also be a leather amalgam, but we aren’t sure). Each stool comes new-in-box (floor display models on view in our warehouse). The lower model measures 41 ½”-high while the taller model measures 45”-high.
We have just a few more very nice, oak wood rolling pedestal drawer sets available, and we’ve set a new, lower price for them! So if your memories of Mercer Hall require a memento, these are some of the last items from that building.
40565-1 and -2. Do you work in an office, school, church, or other organization interested in recycling and sustainability but unsure how to deal with sometimes messy-seeming bins? Take a look at these attractive recycling stations! We’ve got two of these 6-bin 27” x 82 ½” x 4’H stations made as cabinets with nice, dark green laminate and slotted signage for recycling, composting, etc. A great way to encourage sustainable habits!
40587-14. Attention, all rolling executives! If you’ve been looking for a chair that harks back to 1960s-era “M” from the James Bond movies, we’ve found a good candidate (and it has no bullet holes or remote-controlled bugging and/or stabbing devices that we can detect). And while we’re not certain if the green material is leather, although it likely may be, we can attest that the wood is wood and the brass casters are brass casters.
People often ask us, “Hey, Surplus, do you have office chairs?” Do we ever! Our Chairea [chair area] is packed. Find a great chair with us and save BIG over retail! Stock changes constantly, so if you don’t see what you’re looking for this week, try again next week!
Back in stock!
Among the first arrivals from the Lander Hall demolition project are these incredibly nice wood framed bulletin/ tackboards that each feature a carved, Husky-purple-ized “UW” in the top center. The photo shows front and back—boards may be installed using the bevel-boards on their backs or via convention drill/ hook means. Your semi-humble UW Surplus item writer has two of these boards at his desk and can attest they’re extra spiffy.
measures 4’ x 30”H.
40587-15. Here’s a real find for the antique furniture aficionado: a carved oak rocking chair with bygone-era spindles that’s sure to get your grandma telling stories about her grandma. And you know how Grandma gets with her stories … so you might need to pull up a chair.
40687-37, and -38. Add a little bit of eye-catching blue to your work bench routine with these sturdy, 3-piece metal work benches. Each desk comes with several drawers and several electrical outlets to ensure your various doodad projects and honey-do ultimatums are up to the task. Measures 30” x 8’ x 57”H.