Savonarola chair


Savona·​ro·​la chair
: a folding X-shaped chair of Italian Renaissance style that has interlaced curved slats pivoted at their intersections

called also scissors chair

Word History


after Girolamo Savonarola †1498 Italian religious reformer

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“Savonarola chair.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jun. 2023.

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