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Make-do high-backed pine packing case chair

1986.0107.0005

Make-do high-backed pine packing case chair

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Physical description

High-backed pine packing case chair, with a narrow seat as part of the case. The sloping back of the chair is formed by two hardwood struts nailed on the outside of the case. The back is covered with hessian nailed to the struts and case. The outer covering is from a hessian produce bag or something similar. A brown stain with a white film is on the back of the case. The seat is worn smooth, and there is no evidence of a cushion.

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