Rosewood "Krobo" Bench by Torbjørn Afdal for Bruksbo Norway

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Designed by Torbjørn Afdal and made by Mellemstrands Møbelfabrikk, for Bruksbo Norway, the "Krobo" bench is a versatile piece which can function as a seat or a table. The raised edges of solid wood are not just decorative, but help keep the storage cube or a loose cushion in place. Originally created in teak or rosewood and in a variety of sizes, this example is of dark, rich rosewood and is 59" long. Bench comes with matching storage cube.

Details

  • Condition
    Good. Slight ghosting from storage cube.
  • Dimensions
    13.25 in. H x 59.25 in. W x 14.5 in. D
    34 cm H x 150 cm W x 37 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Highland, IN
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU90911314080
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Located in Highland, IN

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