Jacob Jensen

Danish (Copenhagen, Denmark, 1926)

Bang & Olufsen, Manufacturer

(Struer, Denmark, Founded 1925)

Beosystem 5500

design object | plastic, metal, and other materials
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  • Beosystem 5500

    Jacob Jensen, Bang & Olufsen, Beosystem 5500, 1986; plastic, metal, and other materials, 11 13/16 in. x 16 9/16 in. x 12 13/16 in. (30 cm x 42 cm x 32.5 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Jeffrey Fraenkel;

11 13/16 in. x 16 9/16 in. x 12 13/16 in. (30 cm x 42 cm x 32.5 cm)
Acquired 2007
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Jeffrey Fraenkel


technology, stereo sytems, stacks, components, electronics, remote controls

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