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Scanno hall chair

The artefact

This noteworthy artefact with a handcrafted straw seat made from skilfully woven local marsh plants is decorated with carved motifs. It reproduces the traditional chair, su scannu, in the version which is used in combination with the well-known wedding chest. Produced with many finishing and colour variations, this chair is designed to match diverse traditional and modern types of home décor.

Details

Tecniche di lavorazione: Decorating with traditional carving in Sardinia
Dimensioni: 45x45 cm; Height 110 cm
Località di produzione: Mogoro

Artigiano: Pierpaolo Mandis
Settore: Wood

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