Joint stool

A stool consisting of jointed parts; a folding stool.
A block for supporting the end of a piece at a joint; a joint chair.
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See also: Joint, Joint

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So when some Bianca says to some Kate, "Would it were I who did sit upon his joint stool," she just wants to rest and kick her feet up, right?
Scot mentions a similar practice to the enchanting of a joint stool in his discussion of witches' alleged meetings' with the devil.
Avoid Victorian copies, which are common, but genuine period pieces such as joint stools which can double as occasional tables "have recovery potential".

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