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Bedroom furniture question..........!

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    Quote by stuka f View Post
    Was the bedroom furniture designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel?
    Good call! I have just read that on his wikipedia

    Nick
    "In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem

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    Me too!
    ;-)
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    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Quote by stuka f View Post
    Was the bedroom furniture designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel?
    Not sure how this translates into Flemish but.............. Smartarse!


    To be fair though Ade was first to get it right via PM.


    Good call Kris, yes, the bedroom furniture of Queen Luise, wife of King Frederic Wilhelm III which is on display in her bedroom in the Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin.
    It was designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel who designed the Eisernes Kreuz and who we have to thank for this section of the forum. (Although we can also thank Ade who set it up.)

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    Last edited by Adrian; 02-07-2012 at 11:28 AM.

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    So his wives, not his.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Quote by Bond View Post
    So his wives, not his.
    Yes, Queen Luise.

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    Nice thread Adrian and a great history lesson

    Just to carry it on , what has this picture got to do with the Iron Cross ?

    Nick
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    "In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem

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    Nice thread Adrian and a great history lesson

    ...

    Nick
    Indeed ! Wished all lessons would have been so much fun at school...I may have had a degree that way!!!;-)

    Quote by Stickgrenade View Post
    Nice thread Adrian and a great history lesson

    Just to carry it on , what has this picture got to do with the Iron Cross ?

    Nick
    Karl Friedrich Schinkel's pub?
    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Indeed ! Wished all lessons would have been so much fun at school...I may have had a degree that way!!!;-)



    Karl Friedrich Schinkel's pub?
    Erm...not quite

    Nick
    "In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem

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    You guys are too crazily well informed. I'm still trying to figure out what I'm eating for lunch, so I've no answer to Nick's querre. This is quite entertaining though.

    Jay

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    Shot in the dark, Is that where the EK was instituted or first awarded?

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