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Egg chair and ottoman
Object Place: Europe, Denmark
Overall: 42.8 x 54.6 x 39.3cm (16 7/8 x 21 1/2 x 15 1/2in.) Other (ottoman): 106 x 87 x 71.1 cm (41 3/4 x 34 1/4 x 28 in.)
Medium or Technique
Fiberglass and chromed steel with fabric-covered foam rubber upholstery; rubber feet
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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 projections terminating in rubber feet.
Marks: paper sticker on column of base: FH/ MADE IN DENMARK/ 0865/ BY FRITSHANSEN/ within black circle "DANISH FURNITUREMAKER'S CONTROL".
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Carl N. Schmalz, Jr.