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What is this?

White, single-piece form of roughly S-shaped curved and contoured back, seat and cantilever base.

This is a stacking side chair from United States. It is dated designed 1960, manufactured 1972 and we acquired it in 1977. Gift of Robert Blaich.

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Its medium is

injection molded luran s thermoplastic

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 82.5 x 49.5 x 55cm (32 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 21 5/8in.)

It has the following markings

Molded on underside of seat: Manufacturer's logo: symbol and "herman miller" within rectangle; numbers "12, 1, 2, 3,...11" within a circle (similar to clock face), "1972" molded to left of the numbers "3, 4, 5, 6" within the circle.

This object was produced by Herman Miller Furniture Company and manufactured by Vitra AG and designed by Verner Panton

This object was donated by Robert Blaich

The Conservation department has taken 2 photos of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Panton Stacking Side Chair, designed 1960, manufactured 1972 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=2 August 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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