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Desk Set with a Columbus Globe by Paul Oestergaard, circa 1950

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Attractive table/writing set made of wood and a globe, circa 1950. Columbus Schülerglobus, Columbus Publishing House Paul Oestergaard K.G., Berlin - Stuttgart The globe still has all the English colonies in Africa, as well as France, Israel already exists. The globe shows the usual traces of use, the joints of the segments are roughened. Diameter of the globe approx. 11cm height approx. 13cm The set has a compartment in the middle with a hinged lid and a recess for an inkwell, as well as two shelves for fountain pens. On the inside of the lid the number 60 is stamped next to the hinges. Just like the globe, the wood shows traces of use and a few quirks. The base is trapezoidal. Lower length ca 32cm Upper length approx. 33cm Height approx. 3.2cm Lower width approx. 9.5cm Upper width approx. 10.5cm In the middle the lid protrudes approx. 1.5cm into the height.  

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  • Creator
    Paul Oestergaard (Maker)
  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1950-1957
  • Period
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 6.7 in. x W 13 in. x D 4.34 in.H 17 cm x W 33 cm x D 11 cm
  • Seller Location
    Unteriberg, CH
  • Seller Reference Number
    72
  • Reference Number
    LU4518114329672
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