Folding chairs through the ages

Craft & Design
Folding chairs through the ages

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We cover lots of weird maker-made chairs and even robotic chairs, so it’s a nice treat to see the history of the folding chair – “Many centuries the folding chair was considered one of the most important pieces of furniture in the house and a prized status symbol. In ancient civilizations folding stools were used not merely for sitting but also for ceremonial use.”Link.


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