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Patent model for library step-chair

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Patent model, related to full-scale library chairs: 1976.762 and 1974.320

Provenance

1853, maker's model submitted for patent issue; May 6, 1977, Museum purchase at public auction held by O. Rundle Gilbert, Garrison, NY.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

1853

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 17.8 x 11.4 x 11.4 cm (7 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1977.336

Medium or Technique

Mahogany

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Furniture, Seating and Beds