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1954

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X600 Stacking Stools, 1954

This is a Stacking stools. It was designed by Alvar Aalto and manufactured by Artek. It is dated 1954 and we acquired it in 2013. Its medium is molded laminated birch. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Irwin R. Berman and Linda Berman. It is credited The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection.

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Its dimensions are

H x diam.(each): 45.1 x 41.9 cm (17 3/4 x 16 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

X600 Stacking Stools, 1954; Designed by Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898–1976); Finland; molded laminated birch; H x diam.(each): 45.1 x 41.9 cm (17 3/4 x 16 1/2 in.); The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection; 2013-50-17-a,b

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