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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
King’s Chair.
 
A seat made by two bearers with their hands. On Candlemas Day the children of Scotland used to bring their schoolmaster a present in money, and the boy who brought the largest sum was king for the nonce. When school was dismissed, the “king” was carried on a seat of hands in procession, and the seat was called the “king’s chair.”   1
 


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