Theater Seat Unique Salesman's Sample
A rare mid 20th century Salesman's Sample theater or auditorium seat. Notice each side and armrests are different to show potential clients the choices available to order. See paper label order form indicating style, material, finish and upholstery chosen. Original steel factory base enabling chair to stand solo. Complete and original condition. Paper label has a date of 1956. Metal label "American Seating Company". Founded in 1886 as the Grand Rapids School Furniture Company. Depth measures 24" when seat is in down position. Wear and discoloration to original fabric. Various minor scratches to original painted steel finish. Measures 24.75ʺW × 21ʺD × 31.5ʺH.