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Krenit Bowl, 1953

This is a bowl. It was designed by Herbert Krenchel and manufactured by Torben Ørskov & Co.. It is dated 1953 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is enameled steel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mel Byars. It is credited The Mel Byars Collection of 20th Century Design.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 14.1 x 25 cm (5 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Krenit Bowl, 1953; Designed by Herbert Krenchel (b. 1922); Denmark; enameled steel; H x diam.: 14.1 x 25 cm (5 9/16 x 9 13/16 in.); The Mel Byars Collection of 20th Century Design; 1990-33-1

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