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Ottoman, Model 671

Decorative Arts

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
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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
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Ottoman, Model 671