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Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.01.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Variable: many of the tables have one or several moving elements for convenient adjustment. Shown here: the "Adler" model in combination with "Nobile Soft" chairs

Variable: many of the tables have one or several moving elements for convenient adjustment. Shown here: the “Adler” model in combination with “Nobile Soft” chairs

The three solid, unusually patterned stone slabs appear to be weightless as they move effortlessly apart before joining up to form a large dining table. The sophisticated technology of the extension mechanism and unique natural stone slabs embody the striking features typical of Draenert’s furniture. The company specialises in the production of dining and coffee tables, as well as matching seating furniture. And it was a stone that got the company started. Back in 1968 Dr. Peter Draenert, then still a student of philosophy, art history and German studies, created his first table as a way of saving money – using a 180 million-year-old slab of Swabian oil shale that he had stumbled across in a barn. (by Atrium)

 

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