Asipim

Type of farthingale chair developed by the Asante people of Africa after the European prototype, decorated with brass tacks, having a low inclined back, and often with a leather-covered seat, used only by high-ranking or honored persons.

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30361
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asipim
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300263681. The J. Paul Getty Trust.