George Hunzinger was a furniture maker during the later half of the 19th century. He emigrated to the United States in 1855 and began manufacturing furniture in New York City. Like his contemporary furniture makers of the Victorian Age, Hunzinger's pieces are very decorative. What is unique about his furniture is the innovative and distinctive designs he patented. This site contains information and photo's of Hunzinger's work.
Thursday, November 02, 2006
US Pat. 52416
This is George Hunzinger's patent for a reclining chair. The patent date is Feb 6, 1866. The patent number is 52416.