Axel Einar Hjorth Birka Bookcase, Nordiska, Sweden, 1935

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A model 'Birka' bookcase by Axel Einar Hjorth for Nordiska, Sweden. The bookcase is made of olive ash and maple, standing on round metal feet. This piece is labeled by Nordiska with the serial code 'R 38667 C'. This code indicates it was made in 1935 as part of Hjorth's 'Birka' series.
                      
Details
Creator
Axel Einar Hjorth (Designer), 
Nordiska Kompaniet (Manufacturer)
Of the Period
Scandinavian Modern
Place of Origin
Sweden
Date of Manufacture
1935
Period
1930-1939
Materials and Techniques
Metal
Ash
Maple
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
36.61 in. H x 55.31 in. W x 11.81 in. D
93 cm H x 141 cm W x 30 cm D
Dealer Location
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU93045220413
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