Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Norwegian Museum of Cultural History

Accession Number: 
196264
Order Title: 
Archivision Addition Module EIGHT--6,304 images
Type of View: 
partialView
View Title: 
Information signage about the recreation of the building called "Saga-stua"
Date of View: 
5/1/2009
Image description: 
Built by master carpenters (including Ole Karl Prois) from 1991 to 1994 as part of the museum's centennial celebration. It is a copy of an ┬┐restue from Kjelleberg in Valle, ca. 1650-1700. The name of the recreation is "Saga-stua" ("the story of the home or cabin").
Image Rights: 
┬┐ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Source Institution: 
Archivision, Inc.
Collection: 
Addition Module EIGHT
Culture: 
Norwegian
Subject: 
Restoration and conservation
Subject: 
Housing
Work Types: 
buildings; exhibition buildings; museums; open-air museums
Preferred Title: 
Norwegian Museum of Cultural History
Agent Display: 
Hans Aall (Norwegian museum director, 1869-1946 )
Date: 
established 1894 (creation)
Materials: 
wood; peat; iron
Technique: 
construction (assembling)
Measurement: 
140,000 m2 (area, outdoor)
Alternate Title: 
Norsk Folkemuseum
Locations: 
Oslo, Oslo (county), Norway
Location Type: 
(site)
Classification: 
Architecture