Savonarola chair

noun Savona·ro·la chair \ˌsavə|nəˈrōlə-, səˌvä|\

Definition of Savonarola chair

  1. :  a folding X-shaped chair of Italian Renaissance style that has interlaced curved slats pivoted at their intersections —called also scissors chair

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Origin and Etymology of savonarola chair

after Girolamo Savonarola †1498 Italian religious reformer

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