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Chair - 'Brass Chair'

Collection ID: 
2010.017
Collection: 
Social history
Brass dining chair with green velvet seat. Made from scrap brass salvaged from German Destroyer G89. It was bought from the Admiralty by the Stromness Salvage Syndicate who dismantled it and sold it for scrap. The G89 was beached on Cava and floated to Stromness harbour.

Keywords
salvage

Physical attributes

Dimensions
Height890mm
Material
Brass

Production

OriginatorBanks, Alexander
PlaceStromness

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