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Egg chair and ottoman

Enveloping molded oval fiberglass shell with high back and arms covered with foam rubber and purple fabric upholstery. Separate slip seat cushion. Chrome-steel pedestal base with four projections terminating in rubber feet. Ottoman has curved top and underside and square pedestal with four...

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Marks

Marks: paper sticker on column of base: FH/ MADE IN DENMARK/ 0865/ BY FRITSHANSEN/ within black circle "DANISH FURNITUREMAKER'S CONTROL".

Credit Line

Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Carl N. Schmalz, Jr.

Danish, designed 1957, manufactured 1963

Object Place

Denmark

Accession Number

1996.96a-c

Medium or Technique

Fiberglass and chromed steel with fabric-covered foam rubber upholstery; rubber feet

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture