Patent Model - Improved Folding Chair

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Augustus Eliaers, Patentee
Production date
Nov 22 1864
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Wood, fabric
11 x 6 x 6 1/2" (27.9 x 15.2 x 16.5cm)
"My improvements are designed for the purpose of so arranging and constructing a chair that its back can be set at any desired inclination, and so that the whole chair can be brought into a very small compass, to facilitate its transportation from place to place." (Patent Number 45,146)
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