Bottom of a rare Alvar Aalto Savoy vase 140mm produced by Karhula Glassworks 1936. Blown in a cut-out wood mould, only 20 vases produced per mould due to burn issues. After 1954 vases are produced with a cast iron mould. You can see the structure of the three in the glass of the vase. Also form/height differs from productions after 1954.
Alvar Aalto - Vase, model no. 9749, from the "Eskimoerindens skinnbuxa" sketch series, designed 1936, produced circa 1949 | Phillips
View Vase, model no. 9749, from the "Eskimoerindens skinnbuxa" sketch series by Alvar Aalto sold at The Collector: Icons of Design on New York Auction 16 December 2014 5pm. Learn more about the piece and artist, and its final selling price
Christmas presents for foodies 2012
Buy some pieces of Cornishware from TG Green or a vintage collector Falcon are now doing a larger range of enamelware. I like this red and white bake set. I'm always in two minds whether to keep my butter in the fridge or not. But for instant toast spreadability buy a proper butter dish. Like...