Industrial Era Cast Iron Brooklyn Trolley Reversible Settee Bench, circa 1910 For Sale
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Industrial Era Cast Iron Brooklyn Trolley Reversible Settee Bench, circa 1910

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This Brooklyn Trolley bench is reversible, simply grab the cast iron handle and lift, easily pivots from side to side so you can change the direction of your conversation and view with ease. Featuring its original leatherette upholstery, detailed cast iron and wood frame and base, this double sided bench can also be attached to the flooring allowing it to be used on a boat, yacht, train, trolley, trailer, airstream and more. Own a piece of Americana from a bygone era manufactured by the American Car Seat Co. in Brooklyn. Consider using in an Art Deco, Industrial, Mid-Century Modern or Postmodern home, also consider for a Traditional, Classical or Contemporary home or office. Works great as a single bench, settee or side chair or lounge chair to pair with a sofa and coffee table, or with a desk, also works great as a fireside chair, bedside chair or for a large walk-in closet as a dressing bench. Condition: Good antique condition. Can benefit from restoration including wood refinishing and re-upholstery. Cast iron is in very good condition with antique patina. Ready to be used immediately or restored to like new condition. Measurements: H 36" x W 33.5" x D 22.5" Seat height 18.75" Seat depth 15.25".

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  • Condition Details
    Good antique condition. Can benefit from restoration including wood refinishing and reupholstery. Cast iron is in very good condition with antique patina. Ready to be used immediately or restored to like new condition.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 36 in. x W 33.5 in. x D 22.5 in.H 91.44 cm x W 85.09 cm x D 57.15 cm
  • Seat Height
    18.75 in. (47.63 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU1330216916391
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This dealer is the premier source for early-production originals of hard-to-find 20th-century designs and functional art, serving a range of clients, from celebrities and interior designers to aficionados with modest budgets. Its 20,000-square-foot Los Angeles space is packed with rare examples o...

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