Eames RKR-2 Wire Mesh Rocking chair. The model was introduced by Herman Miller in 1951. RKR-2 = Rocking (R), K-Wire (K), on Rod (R) Base chair with Bikini cover (-2).
After 1957, Herman Miller replaced the hemp backing on their wire chair pads with Naugahyde, so this particular chair has been produced between 1951 and 1957.
Signed with paper manufacturer’s label to underside: Herman Miller Inc Venice California. On its original Rocking base.
Metal structure in black finish, original runners in patinated birch wood, now in a gorgeous honey colour, original screws and shock-mounts. Very rare & collectable chair !
|Dimensions||48 × 71 × 58 cm|
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