Patent Model - Sofa-Bed and Lounge

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Albert Gabbs, Patentee
Production date
Feb 14 1882
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Wood, wire
5 x 12 x 5" (12.7 x 30.5 x 12.7cm)
"This invention contemplates improvements in a combined sofa-bed and lounge; and it consists in combining with the seat-frame a pillow or head frame of two parts or sections hinged together and adapted to be vertically adjusted, and a back-frame hinged to the seat-frame, and also adapted to be vertically adjusted or lowered to a horizontal position, as hereinafter more fully set forth." (Patent Number 253,596)
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