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Posted 5 years ago


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I loved this elephant since I saw it.
Kay Bojesen: Elephant
Rosendahl, Denmark.

Kay Bojesen's Elephant is a classic wooden toy. The world famous Bojesen Elephant was designed in 1951 by Danish designer Kay Bojesen. Kay Bojesen's Elephant is still hand made in Denmark from Oak. This wonderful wooden elephant is a piece of modern Danish design history. With his good-natured look and robust physical presence, Kay Bojesen's Elephant evokes immediate trust and becomes a true companion, all the way from the playpen to the next generation. The Bojesen Elephant is a great companion for the Bojesen Monkey and the Bojesen Bear.

The wooden toys which Danish designer Kay Bojesen created have lasting play power. Kay Bojesen designed these classic wooden toys in 1951. The Kay Bojesen wooden animal collection is made in Denmark from teak and limbawood. Each is a piece of modern Danish design made with superior craftmanship. Their heirloom quality and natural good looks make them extremely popular.

Material: Oak.
Size: 6.3" h.


  1. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 years ago
    I always keep my eye out for these Danish wooden pieces. I think they are fantastic. Thank you for sharing!
  2. pawis pawis, 5 years ago
    Thanks you AmberRose, I found this in a garage. When I saw the value..... I was without words.
    Then, I decided to keep it.
  3. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 years ago
    Heck yea! I would too! They can go for good money but I want the whole zoo line and any others I can find. Got a shelf picked out and everything : ))

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