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braganza

Home furnishings; General furniture

An inscrolled or knurled foot, sometimes called a "Spanish foot".

dentil moulding

Home furnishings; General furniture

A moulding style consisting of a row of equally spaced carved rectangles or "teeth".

ribbon-back

Home furnishings; General furniture

A term that describes chair backs that have been carved to look like ribbons tied in bows. A popular design during the mid 18th century, it was a typical design feature of the Chippendale chair.

embossing

Home furnishings; General furniture

Decorative designs molded or carved on the occasional table.

canapé

Home furnishings; General furniture

A type of French settee with padded back and seat, open arms, and a decorated frame.

coffer

Home furnishings; General furniture

Multi-functional traveling chest with handles and a domed lid but without feet, usually made of oak.

seat rail

Home furnishings; General furniture

Framework that supports the seat of a chair and holds the legs together.

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