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Boraatii Stool

351.200 kr Non-Member
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Member and other discount do not apply.
Online Only

Boraatii Stool

351.200 kr Non-Member
Members save up to 20% & free shipping $35+
Member and other discount do not apply.

Color:  Black

Size:  One Size

Item# 14023-802962
Member and other discount do not apply.
Special Order: This item is Made to Order. Please allow up to 8 weeks for shipping per item.
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Designer Jomo Tariku learned his craft while growing up in Ethiopia, during summer breaks at a local furniture builder in Addis Ababa. He later went on to study industrial design at the University of Kansas and is now based in Virginia. For this Boraatii Stool, Tariku was inspired by a headrest, carved from a single piece of wood by an Oromo artist, used in the late 19th century to preserve the elaborate hairstyle of its owner while they slept. (Oromo people are a Cushitic ethnic group native to Ethiopia and Kenya.) 


The
Boraatii Stool is made in Virginia, crafted with precision using a CNC wood-milling machine and hand-finished and assembled. This height-adjustable design is made from water-resistant Baltic birch plywood with a double black stain finish and is made to order. It measures 15.75–17.9h  x 17.4w x 8.5"d.
 
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  • Designer
    Jomo Tariku
  • Size
    15.75-17.9h x 17.4w x 8.5"d
    Seat:14w x 11.25"d
  • Material
    Baltic Birch Plywood
  • Year of Design
    2018
  • Origin
    USA
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  • Special shipping charge of 40 kr
  • Shipping Method: Front Door Delivery
  • This item is final sale and non-returnable.

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