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Beautiful Vintage Art Deco Era Folding Wooden/Slatted Chair

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Posted 5 years ago


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This old wooden folding chair is from the 1930's to 1940's. This type of chair was used in church basements, town halls, & other misc. events back then. The idea then was to use something that was somewhat inexpensive, light, & space saving while providing seating for the greatest number of people as possible. Comfort obviously was not a concern. The seating area measures approximately 14 1/2" x 16" (36.8 cm x 40.6 cm) . When the chair is open it is 32" (81.3 cm) tall & the seat sits about 17" (43.2 cm) high from the ground. The back rest of the chair is about 14 1/2" (36.8 cm) wide & 19" (48.3 cm) tall. When folded the chair is about 36 1/2" (92.7 cm) tall.


  1. kerry10456 kerry10456, 5 years ago
    Thanks for sharing this, I have the double one and was wondering the time frame.
  2. CollectiblesUnlimited CollectiblesUnlimited, 5 years ago
    You're welcome :) Have a great day :)
  3. debbiepike54 debbiepike54, 5 years ago
    Our church had this chair in Sunday School classes. Makes me wonder where they are now. Brings back good memory's.
  4. BHock45 BHock45, 5 years ago
    Beautiful chair. I have two very very similar if not exactly the same. Yours is in better shape. Love these!
  5. mckrick, 4 years ago
    i have found roughly 20 of thease cairs are they of any value

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