|Dimensions||Overall: H 179 x B 53 x T 38 cm
Ball centre to ball centre: H 175+4 x B 50 x T 35 cm
|Weight||ca. 40 kg (without doors)|
|Material||Panels: Metal, powder coated
Structure: Steel, chrome plated
Ball: Brass, chrome plated
|Variants||Optionally available with drop-down doors|
|Colour chart||Request a USM Haller Colour Fan|
|Function & properties||Bookcase can be extended in all directions|
|Care||Chrome plated, powder coated and glass elements should be cleaned with a damp, light cloth and subsequently dried.
Stubborn stains can be cleaned with glass cleaner or water mixed with ethanol in a ratio of 10:1
|Awards & museum||Permanent collection MoMA, New York|
|Certificates||Inflammable class 1 (DIN 4102)
GREENGUARD - Indoor Air Quality
LEED "Green Directive"
|Product datasheet||Please click on picture for detailed information (ca. 1,6 MB).
The history of the USM Haller bookcase began just as the with USM Haller sideboards and all other USM furniture in the early 1960s; and marks the evolution of the Swiss company USM in a modern industrial concern. The then owner of the company, Paul Schärer, commissioned the architect Fritz Haller with the planning and construction of new production and administration buildings. Following completion of the new buildings Fritz Haller developed in 1963 system USM Haller for the new USM office pavilion in Münsingen. Originally conceived exclusively for the company's own use, USM Haller entered series production in 1969 in the wake of a commission to furnish the Paris Rothschild Bank. The special feature of USM Haller shelves is now, as then,