A special commission piece designed and executed in 1954.
Solid teak with tambour doors, hand carved drawer pulls and highlighted joinery.
This unique cabinet, a prototype, was presented at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild Exhibition at Designmuseum Danmark, 16-26 September, 1954. Executed personally by the designer, it was awarded the Cabinetmakers Guild Silver medal, the highest possible award for a prototype model.
Literature: Grete Jalk, ed. 'Dansk Møbelkunst gennem 40 aar', vol. 3, Copenhagen, 1987, p. 283, this cabinet illustrated.
Produced by Birkedal Hansen & Søn.
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