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"Eros", Gilded Bronze Trinket Bowl, Line Vautrin 'France'
Located in Brussels, BE
In Greek mythology, Eros is the God of Love. This trinket bowl presents a rebus saying “Vous vous devez de traiter Eros comme un Dieu hâtez-vous”, which means “Hurry, you have to t...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Vase with Bird Decor, Roger Capron, Capron Vallauris, 'France'
Located in Brussels, BE
Nice and rare free-form ceramic vase. Decor of a white checkered bird on a black base, executed in paraffin reserve before glazing. The interior of the dark green enameled vase, ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

La Gardo Tackett California Studio Ceramic Bowl with Paleolithic Design
Located in Pasadena, CA
Studio ceramic bowl with carved, cave-like design created by La Gardo Tackett. Bowl measures 2.5" high by 7.25" in diameter. Signed on the bottom and in very good vintage condition.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

“Jacob’s Ladder” Welded Metal Sculpture by Max Finkelstein
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A large 1958 sculpture in welded steel, brass, bronze, and copper on a small plate mount by California-based artist Max Finkelstein. Entitled “Jacob’s Ladder,” the piece displays Fin...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Brass, Bronze, Copper, Steel

Vase Designed by Arno Malinowski for Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, 1950s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Vase designed by Arno Malinowski for Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, 1950s. Stoneware. Measure: H 15 cm/ 6'' D 19 cm/ 7 1/2'' Signed with the model number.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Stoneware

Group of Five Bird Sculptures in Gold Leaf Glass Barovier & Toso
Located in London, GB
Describe group of five bird sculptures in gold leaf glass Barovier & Toso The group of five birds attributed to Barovier & Toso (1939) a famous Italian company that specialised in V...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Poul Kjaerholm Candle Holder PK101
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Chrome-plated steel hanging candle holder Original surface.
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Danish Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Chrome

La Balayeuse Du Sacré-cœur, Gilded Bronze Powder Compact, Line Vautrin, 'France'
Located in Brussels, BE
This powder compact designed by Line Vautrin bears the name “La balayeuse du Sacré-Coeur”, which means “The Sacré-Coeur sweeper”. The chasings on the entire lid represent the steps ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

La Gardo Tackett California Studio Ceramic Low Bowl with Carved Graphic Design
Located in Pasadena, CA
Studio ceramic low bowl with carved graphic design, created by La Gardo Tackett. Bowl measures 1.25" high by 6" in diameter. Signed on the bottom and in very good vintage condition.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

“Chaque âge a ses plaisirs” Silvered Bronze Paperweight, Line Vautrin 'France'
Located in Brussels, BE
This silvered bronze paperweight presents a rebus: The first word to decipher is a cat (“chat” in French). Then, a cage is drawn into the bronze (“cage” in French). The two let...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

“La fille aux nattes” Gilded Bronze Compact, Line Vautrin 'France'
Located in Brussels, BE
This charming gilded bronze compact represents a girl with braids giving form to a halo. Manufactured around 1950, the object is in very good condition and has a natural patina....
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

"La source murmure sans fin même ton Amour” Box, Line Vautrin 'France'
Located in Brussels, BE
This box presents a rebus: Musical note “la” in French (LA) Underneath “la” is the word «?rce?» (“LA sous RCE” in French) Two walls (“wall wall” or “MUR MUR” in French) 100 (...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Wilhelm Kåge Vase Model Farsta Produced by Gustavsberg in Sweden
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare ceramic vase model Farsta designed by Wilhelm Kåge. Produced by Gustavsberg in Sweden.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Pezzato Vase 'Model 4393', Fulvio Bianconi, Venini Murano 'Italy'
Located in Brussels, BE
This oval and irregular "carrot" shaped vase is composed of blown glass tesserae in straw color, aqua navy blue, dark gray and black. A rare color variant for the Pezzati series. T...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Blown Glass

Saxbo
Located in San Francisco, CA
A teal Saxbo vase, with a scale-like pattern in relief. Stamped Saxbo.  
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Macchie Vase 'Model 4321', Fulvio Bianconi, Venini Murano, 'Italy'
Located in Brussels, BE
Vase in thick transparent glass, one side of the vase decorated with a "stain" forming an abstract design (macchie means stain in Italian), this stain is dark in color, on the other ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Blown Glass

Vase Pezzame 'or a Spicchi' 'Model Number 4316', Fulvio Bianconi, Venini Murano
Located in Brussels, BE
Vase in thick transparent glass, one side of the vase decorated with a "stain" forming an abstract design (macchie means stain in Italian), this stain is dark in color, on the other ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Blown Glass

Unique Stoneware "Surrea" Vase by Wilhelm Kåge
Located in Stockholm, SE
Unique Carrara stoneware “Surrea” vase by Wilhelm Kåge, in a sleek design. The skewed form is made from two sections, that create an expressive shadow play. Painted light green on bo...
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Scandinavian Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Stoneware

English Art Deco Modern Sterling Silver Box
Located in New York, NY
English sterling silver box, 1953. Rectangular with straight sides. Cover flat and hinged with tab, and canted and lined side edges. Allover engine-turned ornament on sides and top; ...
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English Art Deco Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Sterling Silver

Ovoid Turquoise Glass Vase with Optical Stripes by Holmegaard, 1950s
Located in Esbjerg, DK
A handblown turquoise glass vase manufactured by Holmegaard in Denmark during the 1950s. Beautiful deep turquoise in color and decorated internally with horizontal optical stripes th...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Blown Glass

Fasce Orizzontali Vase 'Model Number 4315', Fulvio Bianconi, Venini Murano
Located in Brussels, BE
Large green blown glass bottle vase decorated with three hot applied red bands (on a white background). Very imposing by its size of 61. cm, we have not found the similar model ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Blown Glass

Beswick Brown and White Ceramic Hereford Bull, England, 1950s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Beautiful and natural looking Hereford Bull figurine of ceramic by Arthur Gredington for Beswick, England, 1950s. Model 1363. Made of glazed ceramic and painted in white and brown co...
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British Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Laura Andreson Signed Large Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Pottery Low Bowl, 1954
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderfully made and glazed large low bowl by renowned American potter Laura Andreson. Gorgeous in its Mid-Century Modern design and glowing pale color. Signed and dated (1954) ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Vintage French Ceramic Vase by Jacques Blin 'circa 1950s'
Located in London, GB
Vintage French ceramic vase by Jacques Blin (circa 1950s). In an elegant, elongated shape with a small open collar, this diminutive piece by Blin is a work of art. Using a shade of v...
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French Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

20th Century Atmos Kendo Table Clock, circa 1950
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
20th century Aymos Kendo table clock By unknown manufacturer from Germany, circa 1950. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful ...
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German Other Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Aldo Lodi and Flavia Montelupo Bitossi Rimini Blue Vase
Located in Vienna, AT
Rimini blue glazed ashtray. Designed by Aldo Londi, manufactured in Italy by Bitossi Ceramiche in the 1950s. Handcrafted with hand carved geometric design in a glazed vibrant turquoi...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Three Mid-20thC Chinese Papier-Mâché Storage Buckets
Located in Bedford, Bedfordshire
The marvellously colourful trio of papier-mache baskets or pots, having floral rose themed exteriors in differing shades of pink and ivory, the interiors with newspaper cuttings, eac...
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Chinese Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Paper

Vintage French Ceramic Vase / Decanter by Jacques Blin, 'circa 1950s'
Located in London, GB
Vintage French decorative ceramic vase / decanter by Jacques Blin, (circa 1950s). In an elegant shape calling to mind a graceful bird, this piece by Blin is a stunning work of art. U...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Vintage French Ceramic Vase by Roger Capron 'circa 1950s'
Located in London, GB
Vintage French ceramic vase by Roger Capron (circa 1950s). A captivating piece with milky-white base accented with colourful U-shaped lines in black and a diluted clay-hued orange. P...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

1950s Hermès Ashtray and Matchbox Set
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Classic vintage Hermès smoking set with ashtray and matchbox. Ashtray has a cornucopia design in the center surrounded by scale engraving. Ashtray is finished with a leather base wit...
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French Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Metal

Great Murano Bottle Corroded Italian Design Green 1960s Seguso Attributed
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Great murano bottle corroded Italian design green 1960s Seguso attributed.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Murano Glass

Fantoni Style Salt Glaze Blue, Purple Ceramic Bowl Mid-Century Modern, Italian
Located in North Miami, FL
The beautiful pattern and intricacies of this geometric textural Italian salt glaze ceramic bowl has great influence and style of the work of the great Fantoni. The colors are exquis...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Pair of Italian Midcentury Glazed Terracotta Vases
Located in Houston, TX
Pair of Italian midcentury glazed terracotta vases. Six indented circles which makes them extremely interesting and each with a different color palette including dark green, rust, li...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Terracotta

Marianne Westman, Vase, Glazed firesand, Rörstands, Sweden, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A vase. Designed by Marianne Westman for Rörstrands, Sweden, 1950s. Signed and labeled. Of the production type called "Atelje-gods", produced in very limited quantities, each example...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

1950s Kronjyden Ceramic Bowl 'Congo' in Black & Yellow Glaze
Located in Esbjerg, DK
A wavy asymmetrical ceramic bowl or dish executed in black and yellow glazes. It is called Congo and was designed and manufactured by Kronjyden Randers, circa 1950-59. It measures 17...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Pepe Mendoza Aztec Sun Door Knob
Located in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Nuevo Leon
1950s door knob from the studio of Mexican modernist metal worker Pepe Mendoza.
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Mid-Century Modern Large Glass Vase GullaSkruf Sweden, 1950s
Located in Langserud, SE
This wonderful large vase made in Sweden at GullaSkruf was designed by Kjell Blomberg in the 1950s. It has a lovely color and as many of the designers from Sweden the light has a ce...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Glass

Midcentury Modern Large Glass Vase GullaSkruf Sweden, 1950s
Located in Langserud, SE
This wonderful large vase made in Sweden at GullaSkruf was designed by Kjell Blomberg in the 1950s. It has a lovely color and as many of the designers from Sweden the light has a ce...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

Midcentury Large White and Grey Vase Rörstrand by Gunnar Nylund, Sweden
Located in Langserud, SE
This large, unusual stoneware vase by Gunnar Nylund for Rörstrand, 1950s is gifted with light grey and white harefur glaze. And it has that stunning look of Nylunds great craftsmansh...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Midcentury Set of 3 Ceramic Pieces Rörstrand Gunnar Nylund, Sweden, 1950s
Located in Langserud, SE
Three wonderful pieces, three vases from Rörstrand and maker, designer Gunnar Nylund. Made in Sweden in the midcentury. Exceptional glazed vases with wonderful curves. This set of th...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Laura Andreson Signed Large Mid-Century Modern Ceramic Pottery Bowl, 1953
Located in Studio City, CA
A wonderfully made and pale glazed large bowl by renowned American potter Laura Andreson. Gorgeous in its Mid-Century Modern design and glowing muted color. Signed and dated (1953...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Earthenware

Vintage Japanese Fish Sculptures
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This pair of Japanese fish sculptures made out of cast iron is in great condition and features great molding details and has been newly cleaned, waxed, and polished developing a beau...
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Japanese Organic Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Metal

Kaj Franck, Green Glass Art-Object, Model KF108, Nuutajärvi-Notsjö, Finland 1954
Located in EL Waalre, NL
Kaj Franck, green glass art-object, Model KF108, Nuutajärvi-Notsjö, Finland 1954 Artist Kaj Franck (Vyborg, Finland 1911 – Santorini, Greece 1989) was an influential Finnish designe...
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass, Cut Glass

Anna-Lisa Thomson Floor Vase Model Paprika Produced by Upsala Ekeby in Sweden
Located in Malmo, SE
Large ceramic floor vase model Paprika designed by Anna-Lisa Thomson. Produced by Upsala Ekeby in Sweden.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Italian 50s Green Nile Glass Tray
Located in Milan, IT
Canoe shaped thick glass tray.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

Piero Fornasetti Strumenti Red Wastepaper Basket Brass Frame Masonite Italy 1955
Located in Catania, IT
"Strumenti" wastepaper basket produced by Fornasetti Milano in Italy, 1955. The structure is in masonite and has brass frame. Superficial wastepaper is decorated with six different...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Mexican Modernist Mixed Metal and Abalone Scorpion Dish
Located in Houston, TX
Large Mexican modernist or Mexican midcentury mixed metal and abalone scorpion dish, bowl or sculpture. This fabulous vintage Mexican scorpion dish or serving bowl is expertly crafte...
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Brass, Copper, Stainless Steel

Line Vautrin J'ai Grand Appetit de Vous Bronze Dore Box, France, circa 1952-1955
Located in New York, NY
Coupled with “Certificate of Authenticity” from Comite Line Vautrin in Paris, headed by the artist's daughter, Marie-Laure Bonnaud-Vautrin.   
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French Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Line Vautrin, "Puzzle," Bronze Argenté Box, France, circa 1950
Located in New York, NY
"Puzzle" box, by Line Vautrin. This large, flat bronze argenté box dating from 1950 has an intricate engraving of puzzle pieces cut into its top. Signed: Line Vautrin.
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French Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Carl-Harry Stålhane Vase Produced by Rörstrand in Sweden
Located in Malmo, SE
Ceramic vase designed by Carl-Harry Stålhane. Produced by Rörstrand in Sweden.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Gunnar Nylund Floor Vase Produced by Rörstrand in Sweden
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare floor vase designed by Gunnar Nylund. Produced by Rörstrand in Sweden.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Hans Hansen Decorative Box Produced in Denmark
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare decorative box designed by Hans Hansen. Produced in Denmark.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Sterling Silver

Hans Hansen Decorative Box Produced in Denmark
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare decorative box designed by Hans Hansen. Produced in Denmark.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Hans-Agne Jakobsson Candelabra by Hans-Agne Jakobsson AB in Markaryd, Sweden
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare candelabra designed by Hans-Agne Jakobsson. Produced Hans-Agne Jakobsson AB in Markaryd, Sweden.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel

Hans Hansen Decorative Box Produced in Denmark
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare decorative box designed by Hans Hansen. Produced in Denmark.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Petite RareTimo Sarpaneva 'Orchid' Sculpture by Iittala Finland
Located in San Diego, CA
'Orkidea' glass sculpture vase by Timo Sarpaneva for Iittala. Clear lead crystal glass, steam blown, cut and surface polished. Designed in 1953. Signed. Rare size great condition no ...
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Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Crystal

Carl-Harry Stålhane, Small Organic Bowl / Dish, Glazed Stoneware Rörstand, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A bowl or dish or vide-poche by Carl-Harry Stålhane for the iconic Swedish firm Rörstrand, 1950s, Sweden. Marked and signed. Other ceramicists of the period include Berndt Friberg...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

XL Light Up Station Clock by Pragotron, Circa 1950s
Located in Gloucester, GB
XL light up station clock by Pragotron circa 1950s - Steel casing - Glass face and dial - Original hands - Can be wall mounted or floor standing - Takes 6x E27 fitting bulbs ...
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Czech Industrial Vintage 1950s Decorative Objects

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Steel