curule chair(redirected from Curule chairs)
Related to Curule chairs: Sella Curulis
A seat with heavy curved legs and no back, reserved for the use of the highest officials in ancient Rome. Also called curule seat.
(Historical Terms) an upholstered folding seat with curved legs used by the highest civil officials of ancient Rome
(in ancient Rome) a folding seat with curved legs, used as a chair of state by higher magistrates.