Art Glass Vase by Tapio Wirkkala, "JäKäLä"

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Tapio Wirkkala art glass vase model 3516, "Jäkälä."
(English translation "Lichen").

Finland, circa 1950s.
Manufactured by Iittala Oy.

Presented at the IX Milan International Triennale of Decorative Arts in 1951 and in production between 1950 and 1964.

Mold blow cased glass, acid matted.

Measures: Height 9.3 cm x width 14.4 cm.

Literature: Tapio Wirkkala - Eye, Hand and Thought (Aav, Viljanen, D´Alton), pg.77.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Blown Glass
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    3.7 in. H
    9 cm H
  • Diameter
    5.7
  • Seller Location
    Houston, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU85063463862
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