Eames chair


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Eames chair

A trademark for a functional chair, originally of molded plywood, with seat and back pieces contoured to the human body.
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Noun1.Eames chair - a chair designed by Charles Eames; originally made of molded plywood; seat and back shaped to fit the human body
chair - a seat for one person, with a support for the back; "he put his coat over the back of the chair and sat down"
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Some of the more crowdpleasing items for grabs include an original Charles Eames chair - worth more than PS1,000 if bought new - a Pashley ladies bicycle and some Tiffany-style lamps.
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