Vocab Lesson: Saddle Seat

Saddle SeatSaddle Seat:

A chair seat carved and curved like a saddle, especially one on a Windsor chair.

(Source: The Dictionary of Decorative Arts, by John Fleming and Hugh Honour, Harper and Row, 1977)

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