Pastor's chair from the First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles

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Description
A chair made from dark brown wood featuring yellow back and seat cushions. Three crosses are engraved at the top of the chair. The back of the chair is consistent in design with the church archway, podium, and windows.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Religious and Sacred Objects
Exhibition
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
ca. 1969
Object number
2013.70.1
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of First A.M.E. Church of Los Angeles
Created by
Unidentified
Used by
First African Methodist Episcopal Church of Los Angeles, American, founded 1872
Subject of
Paul R. Williams, American, 1894 - 1980
Topic
African American
Design
Religious groups
Place used
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Medium
wood and cloth
Dimensions
59 x 27 x 24 in. (149.9 x 68.6 x 61 cm)
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Type
chairs