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Architect Ole Gjerlov Knudsen Safarn Daybed or Cot, Danish Design 1962


Canvas and birch cot or daybed by architect Ole Gjerlov Knudse, originally designed for his son for their camping trips in 1962, this example is most likely a later production. High grade canvas, birch frame and hemp rope. Breaks down and assembles in minutes.


  • Period
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  • Condition
    Good. Wonderful condition, no staining to the canvas as well as the frame is damage free..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 12.75 in. x W 30.5 in. x D 81 in.

    H 32.39 cm x W 77.47 cm x D 205.74 cm

  • Seat height
    12.75 in. (32.39 cm)
  • Seller location
    San Francisco, CA
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