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Seating Furniture

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Objects originally created to allow one or more persons to sit upon or support a portion of their body, as in the case of footstools. Seating furniture includes both indoor and outdoor furniture and may be stationary pieces such as slipper chairs or allow for some movement such as rocking chairs. This class includes upright furniture that adjusts to a reclining position, but non-adjustable furniture that is designed for reclining is included in Sleeping & Reclining Furniture.
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  • American Association for State and Local History (AASLH), and Canadian Heritage Information Network / Réseau canadien d’information sur le patrimoine. 2018. “Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging / Nomenclature pour le catalogage des objets de musée.” September 1, 2018.
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Seating Furniture
Term (International)
Meubles sièges
muebles de asiento
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Art & Architecture Thesaurus Online
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Art & Architecture Thesaurus seating furniture (Art & Architecture Thesaurus) English Exact
Wikidata seat (Wikidata) English Exact
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