Hand made in America in the Appalachian Mountains, this solid hickory barstool is a strong and solid of a stool that you can find! It can be made at either bar our counter height depending on your needs. It also can be made without arms. The frame is made from solid Hickory with the bark left on. The seat and back are made from hand woven cane that is very strong and durable. Both the hickory and cane are sealed. The hickory wood actually gets stronger with age. All joints are mortise and tenon and glued.