"Sipuli" (Onion)

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Object Name: 
Vase
Title: 
"Sipuli" (Onion)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.3.173
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.3 cm, Diam (max): 11 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1947
1947-1948
Primary Description: 
Vase, "Sipuli (Onion)". Heavy clear glass; free blown. Onion design; internal decoration; swirl stripes terminating in point at base and giving cloudy effect. Marked on base: "G. Nyman Nuutajarvi Notsjo".
Design: 
GN 33
Provenance: 
Bonnier's Inc., Source
1951-01
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
G. Nyman Nuutajarvi Notsjo
signature
base
Good Design: An Exhibition of Home Furnishings
Venue(s)
Museum of Modern Art 1950-11-22 through 1951-01-28
Twentieth Century Glass
Venue(s)
Metropolitan Museum of Art 1950-04-20 through 1950-09-15
 
Ceramic Arts Workshop (1955-10) illustrated, p. 58, #4;