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Posted 5 years ago

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ecbennett
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These seats were made from the mid 1860's to the very early 1900's. After the early 1900s the "tin" seat came into existence and became attached to a spring that softened the ride. Most names go with a implement manufacturer but names sometimes were of the selling agency. I painted all these myself as repainting is desired and not frowned upon in the hobby as 99 & 9/10% of the time rust has removed any remnants of original paint. I have found them everywhere from auctions to farm yards and have had many leads from friends.

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  1. Belltown Belltown, 5 years ago
    These are awesome! Very nice work.
  2. Harold, 4 years ago
    Very nice collection. Very well done.
  3. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    I've got one on the back porch, it says Jones on it.
  4. Ell Bennett, 4 years ago
    Hi... The original Jones seats are nice to have but be aware that they have been reproduced. Thanks for the comment... Ell
  5. officialfuel officialfuel, 4 years ago
    Thanks for the info Ell Bennett.
  6. rocker-sd rocker-sd, 3 years ago
    Out here in South Dakota, these are what we refer to as a "Butt Mold".
  7. gotwire gotwire, 3 years ago
    Love your collection. I don't collect seats but do have a couple or four. I recently picked up an Acme Duane H. Nash implement seat. Kinda like yours but it has Acme across the top. Thanks for posting.

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