What is the meaning of the furniture term Hoof Foot?

Hoof Foot is a term used in furniture to describe a style of foot or leg, often seen in antique or traditional pieces. It refers to a foot or leg that is shaped like the hoof of an animal, typically a horse or a goat. The term is used to describe the appearance or design of a furniture leg, which is usually curved or splayed outward, resembling the shape of a hoof. This style is commonly found in tables, chairs, and other pieces of furniture that were made in the past. Hoof-shaped base of a leg, representing the goat hoof on a cabriole leg.
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