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Contemporary Handcrafted Brass Bookend "Hippos" Inspired by Ancient Greek Forms

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Contemporary, handcrafted bookend, model "Hippos" in oxidized brass. This bookend is part of the "Althaea Series", a collection of four bookends in brass Inspired by ancient Greek symbols and forms. Variations are available in custom size, color of brass oxidation and finish upon request. Designed and handcrafted in Athens, Greece.

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Variations are available in custom size, color of brass oxidation and finish upon request.

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  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    2015
  • Dimensions
    H 6.82 in. x W 5.63 in. x D 4.73 in.H 17.3 cm x W 14.3 cm x D 12 cm
  • Seller Location
    Athens, GR
  • Reference Number
    LU3807113323982
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About The Maker

ANAKTAE is a design studio established in 2009 by industrial designer Dianna Karvounis and architect Vivian Philippa. Combining archaic harmony with Modernism, the studio embraces diverse scales of creativity: Furniture, Lighting, Objects as well as Architecture and Interior Design, showcasing authentic luxury and timeless elegance. All their work has a distinct aesthetic that could be defined as neo-archaic. Inspired by ancient symbols and geometries, they create archetypal forms whose dynamism derives from their innate harmony. Rooted in a deep appreciation of craftsmanship, every piece is hand-made to order from natural materials such as bronze, marble and wood. Striking a balance between austerity and sensuality, these objects convey their own enigmatic but unmistakable atmosphere. Based in Athens, Greece, their work is in private collections, cultural foundations, museums, and galleries worldwide.

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