History of folding chairs

- May 16, 2018-


For many centuries, folding chair has been considered as one of the most important furniture and a symbol of social status. In ancient civilizations, folding chairs were not just for people to sit on, but also used in various formal occasions and ceremonies.

Among ancient Egyptian furniture, folding chairs are listed as one of the most important furniture. The development of folding chairs began around 2000 to 1500 BC. The initial folding chair was a dedicated seat for the military commander on the battlefield, and it was also a symbol of power and prestige. Although time is constantly changing, folding chairs always have the symbol of power.