Archive for July 13, 2009

Weird and Whacky Design: Sofa – So Weird?

Posted in DESIGN, WEIRD AND WACKY DESIGN with tags , , on July 13, 2009 by echostains

I came across this er, rather unusual sofa. What WERE they thinking of?

Perhaps this? 

 This is a funerary bed found in the tomb of Tutankhamun.  Carter thought the animal heads were those of lions at first, but later decided that they were cheetahs.  More info HERE

 

tutankhamun funerary bed, you get the idea?

tutankhamun funerary bed, you get the idea?

This was the one that caught Carter’s eye when he first looked into the tomb – and no wonder!

 part of funerary bed in the form of a cow

part of funerary bed in the form of a cow

More weird furniture HERE

Weird and Whacky Design is a new category:  my first post for it is HERE

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