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    Ottoman, Model 671

    • Designers: Charles Eames, American, 1907-1978; Ray Eames, American, born Bernice Alexander Kaiser, 1912-1988
    • Manufacturer: Herman Miller Inc., est. 1923
    • Medium: Molded rosewood plywood, leather
    • Dates: Designed 1956; this example manufactured mid-1960s
    • Dimensions: 16 3/4 x 25 1/2 x 22 in. (42.5 x 64.8 x 55.9 cm)  (show scale)
    • Markings: On metal (?) plate attached to underside of seat: "[u-shaped company logo]/ herman miller"; on paper label on underside of seat: "This product manufactured under one or more of the following patents:/ D 155 273/ D1922 799/ D193 339/ Re.249 64/ 2 649 136/ 2/ 697 575/ 2 738 835/ 2 767 775/ 2 812 800/ 2 813 528/ 2 893 469/ 2 956 618/ 2 969 831/ 2 995 762/ 3 009 740/ 3 024 068/ 3 039 727/ 3 041 109/ 3 042 978/ 3 043 640/ 3 043 642/ 3 046 572/ 3 075 235/ 3 082 036/ 3 109 679/ 3 110 534/ 3 114 575/ 3 124 390./ Also foreign patents and patents pending. For more/ specificinformation on patents covering this product/ write to: HERMAN MILLER, INC./ Zeeland Michigan"
    • Signature: no signature
    • Inscriptions: no inscriptions
    • Collections:Decorative Arts
    • Museum Location: This item is not on view
    • Accession Number: 84.65.2
    • Credit Line: Gift of Alice Topp Lee in memory of David Conant Ford
    • Rights Statement: Creative Commons-BY
    • Caption: Charles Eames (American, 1907-1978). Ottoman, Model 671, Designed 1956; this example manufactured mid-1960s. Molded rosewood plywood, leather, 16 3/4 x 25 1/2 x 22 in. (42.5 x 64.8 x 55.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alice Topp Lee in memory of David Conant Ford, 84.65.2. Creative Commons-BY
    • Image: overall, 84.65.2_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
    • Record Completeness: Adequate (57%)
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