Bentwood armchair from a church in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Wood and metal | 97.8 x 52.1 x 45.1cm | late 19th-early 20th century

Unknown Maker

A bentwood armchair purportedly belonging to a black church in Tulsa that was looted during the Tulsa Riot of 1921. The chair has curved arm rests. The arm rests are attached to the chair back and seat with oval-shaped, metal cleats. Both uprights at...
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