Toilet Seat (section)

Toilet Seat (section)

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Description
The “CHURCH” inscription on this part of a Bakelite toilet seat refers to the Church Seat Company, a firm in Holyoke, Mass., that offered “The Best Seat in the House.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
1/2 section of toilet seat
Toilet Seat
maker
Church Seat Company
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Holyoke
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
Physical Description
plastic (overall mateiral)
metal (screws material)
Measurements
overall: 32 mm x 92 mm x 460 mm; 1 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 18 1/8 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 16 in x 5 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 40.64 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
1981.0976.14
catalog number
1981.0976.14
accession number
1981.0976
Credit Line
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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