Ultima Thule by Tapio Wirkkala ~ I believe this is my sister's wedding set. Wouldn't it be nice to get her a piece for her 40th?
Ultima Thule by Iittala, Finland- classic Finnish glassware...love it!
Vintage iittala Finland Ultima Thule Tapio Wirkkala Finnish Art Glass Bowl
Vintage iittala Finland Ultima Thule Tapio Wirkkala Finnish Art Glass Bowl from SanDiegoVintage etsy
TAPIO WIRKKALA, TAPIO WIRKKALA, vas, Iittala, Finland, 1966-69, modell 3512.. - Vårens Moderna Auktion, Stockholm 560 – Bukowskis
Tapio Wirkkala Designed Glassware by iittala, 1952
Finnish Glass Kanttarelli, design by Tapio Wirkkala. Moma have number 6 in it's collections :) This vase won a price in Milan at 1951.
Ultima Thule glasses by Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, Finland 1968. Also (more rarely) came in green.
Tapio Wirkkala (1915-1985) was a Finnish designer and sculptor, a major figure of post-war design. The range of his work was immense, from plastic ketchup bottles and metalware to glass, ceramics and plywood in a range of styles to graphic art including the design of Finland's banknotes in 1955 to stoneware, jewelry, and furniture for mass production to individual sculptures in several media. Wirkkala earned honors in numerous international exhibitions.
Tapio Wirkkala, Avena vase for Iittala, 1970. I have this vase in my Finnish glassware when I got married in 1977.