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Shelf Unit (USA)

This is a Shelf unit. It is dated ca. 1930 and we acquired it in 1977. Its medium is steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Paul L. Dahlstrom. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Paul Dahlstrom.

  • Lamp
  • steel, copper, bronze, nickle, glass.
  • Gift of Mrs. Paul Dahlstrom.
  • 1978-7-4

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 57.8 x 38.1 x 22.9cm (22 3/4 x 15 x 9in.)

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Shelf Unit (USA); steel; H x W x D: 57.8 x 38.1 x 22.9cm (22 3/4 x 15 x 9in.); Gift of Mrs. Paul Dahlstrom; 1977-104-3

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