Bench / Coffee Table made entirely from the Berlin Wall "Punk Makes Happiness" For Sale
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Bench / Coffee Table made entirely from the Berlin Wall "Punk Makes Happiness" :
Actual Slab of Berlin WallOne of a Kind Piece of History!Bench or Coffee TableProfessionally Made Entirely From Berlin WallAdditional photos to be posted shortlyThe Berlin Wall Bench / Coffee Table is 76" long, heightis 16" (with an optional glass top) and the width is26". It is uniquely made entirely from a section of the actual Berlin wall -- including the top of the table, the legs and the crossbar. As this wall was designed to withstand the impact of tanks, it's quite strong and durable and weighs 750 pounds. It's in beautiful shape and has been kept indoors since it as purchased in 1990.This could be a beautiful bench or statement piece in the garden of a large estate and it was made to be outside.
Selling this for my sister's estate.She writes:"After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, my husband and I purchased a large piece of the Berlin Wall and had it made into a coffee table for our home (see attached pictures for reference). The graffiti on the top of the table says "Punk Macht Glucklich" which means "Punk Makes Happiness" -- how true of the '80's! The East German side of the wall was written on it red probably the night that the wall came down which says "Uni, I'm coming over!"It was very rare to have anything written on the East German side.
"It was the smallest single piece of the Berlin Wall in the US with graffiti. Other locations with pieces of the Berlin Wall include: The Reagan Library, The Nixon Library, The Kennedy Library, The Newseum in Washington DC, The Imperial War Museum in London, The Cold War Museum in Denmark and the Vatican Gardens among others."We have photos and documentation about the coffee table that we had made out of the Berlin Wall in 1990 with the Berlin Wall Commemorative Group. It's truly a magnificent piece that combines great historical and cultural heritage with a cool contemporary look. This is a real statement piece.
We have multiple pieces of documentation including:
Because of the weight this is listed as local pick-up only. We can work out shipping at buyer's expense if interested- no problem.
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