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Marriage chair

Description:
Carved into top of back “WW: MH 1750”. These chairs were given as wedding gifts. Although not present on this chair, other examples have details of dates of birth (and death) of the offspring of the marriage.
Materials/Media:
wood
Dimensions:
Overall Height 1m: Width of seat front 58cm: Depth 43cm: Height of seat 39cm
Source:
Museum of Lead Mining
Accession number:
E1/019
Digital Number:
WHFU001n
Creation Date:
1750
Copyright:
Wanlockhead Museum Trust