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Folding Bed Chair (Porter's Chair)
Date: ca. 1760, Culture: probably Dutch, Medium: Mahogany and oak, Dimensions: 54-1/2 x 36 in. (138.4 x 91.4 cm), Classification: Woodwork, Credit Line: Gift of T.H. Fitzhenry, 1906,
Accession Number: 06.939
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