Counter Height (24″) Director’s Chair – Gold Medal Classic

(20 customer reviews)


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The Original Director’s Chair, this classic design won the 1892 World’s Fair Award for Excellence in Casual Furniture. Made from 100% American Beech, this sturdy chair will provide years of enjoyment in your home, boat, campsite, or backyard. Two coats of finish ensure lasting beauty. Please note that while we encourage you to enjoy your Gold Medal Director’s Chair anywhere you choose, these chairs are not outdoor furniture. As such, they should not be stored outdoors or left outdoors for prolonged periods of time. Doing so will probably ruin the finish and will certainly void the manufacturer’s warranty. If you use your chairs outdoors they should be returned indoors and away from direct sunlight when not in use. Seat measures 24″ from the floor when in use. Weight limit: 350 pounds. Features a 3-year warranty against manufacturing defects. Click here for model comparisons. Ships within 3-5 business days. Allow an additional 2 business days for custom embroidery and printing. Rush shipping is available.

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  1. Website and delivery were good.

  2. In the beginning of the custom order, we had not heard back from customer service in what seemed like weeks. Never knew if we were going to continue the order until we had finally heard back and received our order by our due date. Thank you for your service.

  3. chair is beautiful and great quality. customer service was exceptional. will definitely recommend and order again

  4. Great… thank you

  5. Great!


Handcrafted in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains by skilled artisans. Beautiful Beech hardwoods with hand-fitted wood joinery create unmatched strength and durability.


Four beautiful wood finishes and more than twenty designer fabric color selections to match any decor, event, or trade show setup.


We have 40 embroidery fonts and 30 Thermofilm fonts to choose from for customized text. Custom logos and silk-screening are available also.


Price includes directors chair seat and back in your choice of color, a $19.95 value.


Directors Chair Frame Specifications

  • Seat Height: 24″ Counter Height
  • Back Height: 40″ Height at Top of Backposts
  • Width: 18″ Seating Area (between arm rails when assembled), 21″ Frame Width overall
  • Depth: 15.5″ Depth
  • Weight: 17 Pounds

Canvas Seat and Back Specifications

     Seat Dimensions*

  • Width: 19.5″ when removed from Chair Frame
  • Depth: 15.25″

      Back Dimensions*

  • Width: 21.5″
  • Height: 6.75″

*Please allow up to 1/4″ of variance from these dimensions.

Additional information

Wood Finish

Black, Natural, Walnut, White

Canvas Color

Adobe, Berry Red, Black, Black Leather, Black Textilene, Bubble Gum, Buckskin, Burgundy, Clear Sky, Cocoa Leather, Cranberry Leather, Dark Navy, Drab, Graphite, Greenery, Grey, Harvest Gold, Hunter Green, Hunter/White Stripes, Khaki, Mocha, Nantucket Red, Natural, Navy, Orange, Piggy Pink, Pink Lipstick, Plymouth Blue, Pomegranate, Purple, Red, Royal, Rubine Red, Saddle Leather, Sailor, Titanium, Vintage Gold, Walnut, White, White Textilene, Yellow

20 reviews for Counter Height (24″) Director’s Chair – Gold Medal Classic

  1. Latisha C. (verified owner)

    These chairs are a classic addition to our theatre, to be used for many years to come. The Classic style black chairs are super sleek, comfortable, and rhe counter height is perfect.

  2. Lee Bolton Robinson (verified owner)


  3. Phillip Erklen (verified owner)

    Professional and well made. Great gifts.

  4. Sue Justice (verified owner)

    We bought 4 of these chairs as a Christmas gift. We were very pleased when we received them and the recipient loved them. They were shipped sooner than promised so the Christmas gift was not late. Would highly recommend them.

  5. Daniel LaPointe (verified owner)

    My daughter is absolutely elated with the product! Craftsmanship and quality are superior to say the least! I can’t thank you enough.

  6. Steve Gooderham (verified owner)

    Great product, great service

  7. Trevor George (verified owner)

    My logo was perfect thanks to The Chair Store’s in-house art department!

  8. Brenda W. (verified owner)

    Wonderfully made, great quality and also beautiful! It was exactly what we wanted!

  9. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Great product!

  10. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Great product!

  11. Freddie F. (verified owner)


  12. ILya (verified owner)

    Amazing chair

  13. Anonymous (verified owner)

    The finish on the chair was not as good as expected, with many varnish drip marks and the footrest material looks as if it came out of a scrap wood pile with thickness planer snipe and poor finish sanding. I would choose the natural finish without stain next time. The construction is sturdy and should give good service.

  14. Janice P. (verified owner)

    Very comfortable and striking.

  15. Jessica (verified owner)

    Looked great!

  16. R Dale (verified owner)


  17. Mandy O. (verified owner)

    The chairs are high quality and beautiful

  18. Ann (verified owner)

    Sturdy and very true to the photo!

  19. Darrin (verified owner)


  20. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Very happy with chair

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