Leg splint | Wright

Wright-Leg splint

Estimated value: 1000-1500 US$

Auction:
Modernist 20th Century

Sales date: 2002-12-08

Location:
Chicago

Lot number: 107

Design

Ray Eames, Charles Eames
Launched in 1947
Manufacturer Orthopedic Equipment Company

Architonic id

4100007

Following the design Eames' had originally produced in plywood, this leg splint is constructed of enameled aluminum. It is not clear how many of the aluminum splints exist, but only a few examples are known. A copy of the label reads ''Splint, Leg, Adult, Plywood (Aluminum Substitute).''
8''w x 5''d x 42''h