See more objects with the tag red plastic.

See more objects with the color saddlebrown dimgrey darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • We acquired this object.






  • You found it!

Folle 26 Stapler

This is a Stapler. It was designed by Henning Andreasen and manufactured by Folle APS. It is dated 1977 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is enameled steel, steel, iron. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled The Art of When to Stop Designing.

This object was donated by Arango Design Foundation. It is credited Gift of Arango Design Foundation.

  • Stapler
  • nickel-plated stainless steel.
  • Courtesy of Thom Browne.
  • 74.2015.9

Its dimensions are

H x L x W: 4.2 x 15.5 x 3.8 cm (1 5/8 x 6 1/8 x 1 1/2in.)

It has the following markings

On black base, in relief: "folle 26 / MADE IN DENMARK / USE 26/8 / STAPLES"

Cite this object as

Folle 26 Stapler; Designed by Henning Andreasen (Danish, b. 1923); Manufactured by Folle APS; Denmark; enameled steel, steel, iron; H x L x W: 4.2 x 15.5 x 3.8 cm (1 5/8 x 6 1/8 x 1 1/2in.); Gift of Arango Design Foundation; 1994-31-75

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Folle 26 Stapler |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 March 2023 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>