Some decor objects are so much more than their appearance – the most iconic designs often come with a rich backstory, occupying an important place in the history of modern design. In this post, we have collected 51 decorative objects with such ingrained star-power that serious design aficionados might be able to recognize them from just a single glance. Adding one of these legendary design objects to your interior can create a cultural touchpoint, a tangible way to anchor your decor to the era that inspired it. Many are true investments that will retain their value throughout the lifetime of the piece. Get inspired with the compilation below.