Armchair tray

Top view of a tray showing the elongated octagon shape. Underside view of a tray showing the sprung arms on the base. Side view of a tray showing how the tray would sit on the arm of a chair.
Top view of a tray showing the elongated octagon shape. Underside view of a tray showing the sprung arms on the base. Side view of a tray showing how the tray would sit on the arm of a chair.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006333SA
Country
Date
1952

Description

A spring loaded tray designed to sit on the arm of an easy chair to provide a flat surface close to hand. A patent for the design was taken out by Julius Mendle in 1952.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "mb. Pat app for No. 11943/52. Made in Britain" (underside)
Dimensions
Width
200mm
Depth
25mm
Length
315mm
Material Note
plastic
UF
urea formaldehyde
metal springs
Colour Note
peach