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Dante chair

noun, Italian Furniture.
1.
a chair of the Renaissance having two transverse pairs of curved legs crossing beneath the seat and rising to support the arms and back.
Also called Dantesca chair
[dan-tes-kuh, dahn-tes-kah] /dænˈtɛs kə, dɑnˈtɛs kɑ/ (Show IPA)
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Compare Savonarola chair.
Origin
named after Dante
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