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Leg splint

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Provenance

Mid-1980s, discovered in an old Army warehouse by Normand Mainville, owner of Machine Age gallery, Boston, MA; 2008, purchased for the MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Miklos Toth, M.D. and anonymous gift in honor of E. William Davis, M.D.

Copyright

Used with permission. Herman Miller, Inc.® Eames®

1943–45

Object Place

Venice, California

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 19.7 x 106.7 cm (4 1/8 x 7 3/4 x 42 in.)

Accession Number

2008.82

Medium or Technique

Molded plywood in original paper packaging

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical