De Sede Model DS-2878 Boxing Glove Armchairs, Switzerland, 1978

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Brand de Sede
Material Leather
Style Mid-Century
Period 1970 to 1979
Item type Contemporary
Width (cm) 103.99
Depth (cm) 170.01
Height (cm) 86.01
Seat Height (cm) 40.01
Dimensions H 33.86 in. (86.01 cm) W 40.94 in. (103.99 cm) D 66.93 in. (170.01 cm) Seat Height: 15.75 in. (40.01 cm)
Product Code ‌SA00143

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De Sede Model DS-2878 boxing glove armchairs, Switzerland 1978 Fabulous original pair of vintage De Sede Model DS-2878 boxing glove armchairs, Switzerland 1978, perfect for cinema room and loft style living space, exceptional quality and a serious statement piece, manufactured at 7:1 scale and bringing the popular sport of boxing into your home – dating back to the prime Mohamed Ali era these are perfect for boxing fans, the young at heart, boxing athletes or aficionados of the sport, the detailed boxing glove armchairs come in two- tone, the typical folds at the edges, and a striking lacing at the glove opening, which is also the foot end of the sofa., typical soft De Sede leather and ingeniously detailed upholstery ensure extraordinary seating comfort, these beauties have been restored and given a wonderful aged ‘Boxing Glove’ patina, reserve now. About: De Sede has its origins in a small but skilled saddler's workshop in Klingnau, Switzerland. The craftsmen committed themselves to transforming the best possible leather into seating furniture. Their years of experience and diligence enabled them to create hand-crafted leather furniture of singular quality. In 1965, the family-run business became a joint-stock company called De Sede AG, but remained faithful to their original guiding principles. The company developed rapidly from this moment onwards: top designers of international calibre were brought on board to create seating furniture, additional manufacturing facilities were opened, and an international distribution network was established. Sophisticated designs that skilfully integrate traditional and precise Swiss workmanship swiftly gained the brand an international reputation. Today, De Sede AG presents itself as a leading manufacturer of exclusive leather furniture. Summary: Mid century Original Swiss De Sede DS2878 Boxing gloves Pair Leather 1978 Practical & beautiful Investment Condition: Offered in original condition with age related wear, stains, marks, scuff and cracks, overall in very good condition, Dimensions per glove: Width: 40.94” / 104 cm Length: 66.93” / 170 cm Height: 33.86” / 86 cm Seat height: 15.75” / 40 cm.

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