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Time-Life Stool

This is a stool. It was designed by Charles Eames and Ray Kaiser Eames and manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated ca. 1960 and we acquired it in 2013. Its medium is walnut. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection.

  • ES 108 Sofa
  • aluminum, walnut, leather, epoxy, urethane foam, polyster fiber.
  • Gift of Herman Miller, Inc..
  • 1985-98-1

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Stratum Chair
  • laminated and cnc milled baltic birch plywood.
  • Courtesy of Ammar Kalo.
  • 2016-26-1

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 38.1 x 33 cm (15 x 13 in.)

Cite this object as

Time-Life Stool; Designed by Charles Eames (American, 1907–1978), Ray Kaiser Eames (American, 1912–1988); Manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company (United States); U.S.A.; walnut; H x diam.: 38.1 x 33 cm (15 x 13 in.); The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection; 2013-50-16

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