Antique Chinese furniture has many beautiful seating options: from traditional Chinese Horseshoe chairs to to porcelain drum stools to rustic wooden stools and benches. At The Silk Road Collection we offer many unique, handmade and antique Chinese chairs and benches, but we also have a large selection of sturdy, authentic wooden stools and benches. Whether you are an interior designer, working on a large or small project or a shop: in our wholesale collections you will find what you are looking for! Chairs were used in Qing dynasty China to indicate the status of the owner (and of the person sitting in it!). Simple wooden stools were far more common and its ubiquitous use is shown in their wide range of forms, styles and quality.