Nelson Platform Bench
The Nelson Platform Bench is one of George Nelson's most popular and well-respected pieces. In fact, it was part of Nelson's first collection with Herman Miller. This bench was introduced in the brand's 1948 catalog and reintroduced in 1994. The designer was known for his honesty in creation, making pieces that are practical and direct about an object's purpose. With solid wood slats, a clear-coat finish and a versatile height, the Nelson Platform Bench can serve as a bench, a low table, or a foundation for one of Nelson's other designs, like the Basic Cabinet Series. The Nelson Platform Bench comes with many high-quality features including:
- Polished and durable chrome legs.
- Built for superior strength.
An Official Herman Miller Retailer
Office Designs was one of the first companies to sell Herman Miller products and is now the brand's largest retailer. All of our products come directly from the Herman Miller factory, which means they've been made to fit the brand's high standards.
The Nelson Platform Bench comes with an official 5-year, three-shift manufacturer's warranty.
For more information, read Herman Miller's full warranty (PDF).
Nelson Platform Bench Features
The Nelson Platform Bench has many features, including:
Expanded Style and Size Options
This bench comes in three different lengths: 48, 60 and 72 inches. You can choose between a natural maple or walnut finish to fit your room's desired aesthetic.
Although its name includes the word "bench," this piece of furniture has been used as a low table for decades. In fact, in Herman Miller's 1955 catalog, it stated that this bench "has proved to be one of the most flexible and useful units in the collection." The Nelson Platform Bench is perfect for any environment, personal, professional or otherwise.
About Herman Miller
Herman Miller has been one of the leading furniture designers in the world since 1923. The brand has worked with many renowned designers, including Charles and Ray Eames, Jerome Caruso and George Nelson. As one of the most practical designers, Nelson was a perfect fit for Herman Miller brand, a company with a mission to sell high-quality, innovative furniture that can transform the modern day office.
Dimensions & Measurements
- Height: 14"
- Width: 48"
- Depth: 18.5"