fiberglass shell with rope edge, zinc-plated steel, birch, rubber
25 w × 27 d × 27 h in (63 × 69 × 69 cm)
This is a first edition example featuring front struts that connect to the rear legs.
Signed with decal manufacturer's label to underside: [Herman Miller Furniture Company Zeeland Michigan Designed By Charles Eames The Shell Is Moulded By Zenith Plastics Co. Gardena California].
literature: Eames Design: The Work of the Office of Charles and Ray Eames, Neuhart, Neuhart and Eames, ppg. 138, 141 The Herman Miller Collection, manufacturer's catalog, 1952, pg. 94