Rare early piece by Oiva Toikka for Nuutajarvi Notsjo of Norway.
Created in 1970-1972, design number N526, of blown blue glass with applied dark green glass and lavender (purple) glass decoration. The bottom of the bottle has a finely polished pontil.
The bottle stands 5 7/8 inches (14.9 cm) tall and is 4 1/2 inches (11.4 cm) wide and 2 1/8 inches (5.4 cm) deep
Bottle is heavy for it's size, and has no chips, cracks or repairs...
Heavy, thick walled vase in cobalt blue cased in crystal, with silvery air traps in a repeating
The vase stands 8 inches tall and is 4 inches in diameter at the top. the base tapers to 2 1/4 inches.
This vase weighs in at 9 pounds, a lot of weight to work with on a handmade, hand-finished piece!
The piece is signed on the base Orrefors/Ariel 295 E-4/Ingeborg Lundin
Condition of the vase is excellent with no chips, cracks or repairs. 1974
Beautiful slip graal bowl in maroon and clear glass, circa 1954. Intriguing floral or snowflake design at botton of bowl is the focus from which all the 'arms' of the spiral emanate, really lovely.
The piece is engraved "Orrefors S Graal Nr. 1970L Edward Hald"
The dimensions of the bowl are:
Height 2 1/2" (6.4cm) Width 4 3/4" (12cm)
The condition of the bowl is excellent, no chips, cracks or repairs.
This is the largest size Thule vase made by Holmgaard.
The vase, made in smoke grey glass, is 9 1/4 inches (23.2 cm) in diameter, and stands 6 1/2 inches (16.5 cm) tall at the highest point. It tapers to 3 1/8 inches (7.9 cm) at the base.
It is in excellent, near mint condition, with no discernable scratches (except for those expected on the base), and no chips cracks or repairs. Absolutely beautiful piece of glass!
The base is signed Holmgaard/1961 with Per Lutken's cypher
This is a large heavy vase done in the slipgraal technique by Edward Hald for Orrefors. Created circa 1952 as per the date mark on the base, the vase has an uncommon shape, reminiscent of a ginger jar. The decoration is of a pattern I have not seen before, and reminds me of wind blown autumn leaves. The color is a medium blood red. There are no chips, cracks or repairs. No interior clouding or etching...
Orrefors bowl internally decorated with blue spiral, with a black glass foot. Bowl has a diameter of 4 5/8 inches (cm) and a height of 2 inches (cm). Signed on the foot ORREFORS/S-GRAAL nbr 670-D/Edward Hald. Condition is excellent, with no chips, cracks or repairs. Circa 1969
Four-lobed, melon shaped decanter with sterling silver mounts at the neck and stopper. The decanter stands 10.25 inches (26 cm) tall with the stopper in place, and is 8 inches (20 cm) with the stopper removed. The neck of the bottle is sterling (not overlay), and is marked CCH DENMARK 925S 228. The flat, circular stopper is approximately 2.25 inches (5.7 cm) in diameter and 3.5 inches (8.9 cm) long including the sterling mount, which is also marked CCH 925S...
This large, heavy vase stands 11 inches (28cm) tall and tapers to 9.5 inches (24cm) wide at the opening. The rim of vase is gently scalloped. The clear ice-blue color of the glass is typical of Stromberg, and the vase is signed in script "strombergshyttan B99" to the base. Condition of the vase is excellent with no chips, cracks or repairs. Polished pontil. Circa 1935/36
Iittala "i-glass" or "bird beak" decanter in blue designed by Timo Sarpaneva. Engraved on the base "T. Sarpaneva 2500". The decanter measures 7 3/4 inches (19.7 cm) tall and has a diameter of 3 1/2 inches (9 cm). Condition is very good, with very minor light surface scuffs; no chips, cracks or repairs. Circa 1960
Pair of handblown footed compotes of clear smoky/bluish glass for Kosta by Vicke Lindstrand. Circa 1940, they both bear the engraved mark KOSTA/LH/1734 on the foot. Bowls measure 6 3/8 inches (16.2 cm) diameter and stand 6.25 inches (15.9 cm) tall. Condition is excellent with a couple of minor light surface scratches; no chips, cracks or repairs.
Orrefors Sommerso Bottle Vase in gray and clear glass. Vase stands 8 inches (20.3 cm) Tall and is 4 inches (10.2 cm) in width. Designed by Nils Landberg for Orrefors. No chips, cracks or repairs. Signed and retains original label. Orrefors NU 3538/1 Circa 1950's
Bengt Edenfalk vase for Skruf. This squat, rounded corner vase is from the 1950's Spun series where glass threads are wound around the exterior of the piece as decoration. Edenfalk was a designer for Skruf from 1953 to 1978, then Kosta from 1978 on, pieces from the Spun series were featured in a major exhibition at Corning Museum of Glass in 1959. The color is amber which is quite pleasing to the eye. There are no chips, cracks or repairs and all spun glass is intact, polished pontil...
Large Splatter glass vase for Hadeland (Norway) designed by Gro Bergslien. Vase is a combination of opalescent glass, splattered with blocks and networks of colors in yellow, rust, greens, and pinks, cased in clear glass. There are also embedded bubbles, adventurine, and mica spangles. The vase is 6.5 inches (16.5 cm) tall and 7.75 inches (19.7 cm) in diameter. Marked on base Hadeland GroB in script. Fire polished pontil mark. No chips, cracks or repairs. Circa 1970.
Rare, early Eva Englund vase from her days at Pukeberg prior to joining Orrefors. The piece dates from 1966, is very large and in exceptional condition. The piece measures 16 3/8 inches Tall (41.6 cm) and is 36 inches (91.4 cm) in circumference at the widest point, this is the largest size in this series. The vase is done in a style that is reminiscent of the italian effeso technique, with swirls of color and bubbles trapped in the smoky glass...
Orrefors Ariel vase designed by Ingeborg Lundin, rows of squares formed by silvery air traps on a black background, encased in a thick layer of crystal glass. The vase is marked ORREFORS/Ariel No 328 H/Ingeborg Lundin; and dates from 1960. The vase stands 4.5 inches (11.4 cm) Tall and is 5.5 inches (13.9 cm) in diameter. In excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or repairs.
This is a beautiful, rare find! A Ravenna Bottle vase, which in my years of dealing in glass have never come across, and would be a welcome addition to complete a collection of Orrefors. The bottle is done in olive green, cobalt blue and clear, with finely controlled air traps. The piece stands 7.5 inches (19 cm) Tall and is 7 inches (17.8 cm) in diameter. In excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or repairs. Marked ORREFORS/Ravenna Pu 2326/Sven Palmquist, the piece dates to 1964.
Great sixties design! Saturnus vase in amber brown sommerso cased in crystal, flat polished top with slightly flared folded rim. Stands 5 5/8 inches (14.3 cm) tall and is approximately 4 inches (10.2 cm) in diameter. No chips, cracks or repairs. Signed. Circa 1962
Great decorative and functional design by Kaj Franck for Nuutajarvi Notsjo. Translucent amethyst bulbous cup tapering to narrower short cylindrical neck. Narrow hollow applied blue midsection joins amethyst portion to cylindrical transparent amber/tortoise shell portion of stem, which widens into hollow disk foot; transparent amber/tortoise shell glass is coated with applied silver lustre that appears blue...