Cane with seat

Title:
Cane with seat
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Wood, metal
Dimensions: 
34 3/4 x 9 x 2 1/2 in.
Description: 
Light colored wood cane that converts into a seat; tripod legs with metal fittings and a circular seat that is pulled up and the legs unfold to support the sitter; applied decal in blue, orange and white that shows the Trylon and Perisphere of the 1939 World's Fair in the center with the number "1939", encircled by the words "New York World's Fair"; reverse reads "Kan-O_Seat/ Pat.d May 21, 1935/ Stafford-Johnson/ Seating Corp/ Ionia, Mich."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 
2002.1.3194
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group