Tokio Vase

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Object Name: 
Tokio Vase
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.320
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30 cm; Rim Diam (max): 6.25 cm; Base Diam (max): 6.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1954
Credit Line: 
Gift of Barovier & Toso
Primary Description: 
Thick, colorless, non-lead glass; blown. Short inverted conical inner chamber ending in spherical knop; tall slender elliptical- shaped form; outer surface ground and polished; base ground and polished; scratch engraved on side near base: "TAPIO WIRKKALA-ITTALA 3590".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Barovier & Toso (Italian, 1942-present), Source
1961-10-11
Color: 
Inscription: 
TAPIO WIRKKALA LITTALA 3590
Signature
scratch engraved on side near base
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-09-22 through 2004-03-01
Corning Incorporated Gallery 2004-06-17 through 2004-10-03
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
 
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 123, pl. 90; BIB# 27614