Poul Cadovius Abstracta shelving unit Denmark 1960





Very nice minimalistic shaped and so called ‘Abstracta’ shelving system designed by Poul Cadovius and anufactured by Royal System, Denmark 1960. This timeless system exists of black lacquered metal tubes with cast aluminium connectors, clear glass shelves. The shelves rest on metal corners which do not only support the shelves, but they also connect the entire unit together and provide more strength to the unit. On the lower part there are nice white painted metal shelves which can have a lot of weight on them. This unit is in good and clean condition and as you can see it can be used as a very nice display unit, bookcase, storage unit, room divider and so on. The abstracta system was designed for multiple uses but mostly shop wise. Storage units, display units for all sorts of items and collectibles. It could be made upon request in any size you wanted.


This is for a nice large size but we have a large lot of these Abstracta pieces in stock so you can build another unit, bigger or smaller, shorter or higher. Send us a request of what you need/like and we can see if we can customize it. Also available with metal shelves, wooden shelves or float glass upon request.

Designer: Poul Cadovius
Type: Abstracta
Manufacturer: Royal System
Year: 1960
Country: Denmark
Materials: Metal, glass
Condition: Good, original
Height: 176 cm
Width: 325 cm
Depth: 42 cm
Item nr: PMF19JU051

Holland / Belgium: € 50
Europe: € 150 - 450
Outside Europe: € 450 - 650

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