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Riihimaen Lasi 'Apollo' Candle Lamp 1969

Riihimaen Lasi 'Apollo' Candle Lamp designed by Nanny Still, 1969.

Fox and Thomas

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Vicke Lindstrand Kosta Vase

Vicke Lindstrand Fish Bowl Vase

Vicke Lindstrand's (1904-1983) career designing glass began at Orrefors in the late 20's and continued at Kosta starting in the 50's.  In 1962 he designed his fish bowl vases incorporating int

Johansfors Sweden Bengt Orup Glass

Johansfors Sweden Bengt Orup Glass

I've seen glass before with a bubble made in the design, but never a "bubble ring."

PeeDee PD Italy Vase

PeeDee PD Italy Vase

Like the texture.  Tall vase, 13.0" high.  Never heard of PeeDee glass before.  Made in Italy.

Arabia Oiva Toikka

Arabia Oiva Toikka Pitcher
Arabia Oiva Toikka Pitcher

maker: Arabia Wärtsilä Finland (pre-IITTALA)
line: FLORA

Riekes Crisa

Riekes Crisa

Riekes Crisa (Laredo, TX).  14 pc Moderno punch set.


Strombergshyttan Decanter

This is one of two glass items I bid on at our local auction last week.


Pukaberg ashtray

I bought this at our local auction room last week together with a glass decanter by Strombergshytten having only seen a photo online. I was very pleased when I picked it up Monday.