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Posted 3 years ago

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vetraio50
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Some of my favorite things! I like pairs!
This pair I've had for nearly twenty years. The shape is really strong and the colour of the glaze is a lustre over olive and peacock blue. Lustre pottery has been a long-time passion.
The signature on the bottom of the vases includes an R for Rörstrand and CHS for the designer Carl-Harry Stålhane.
I believe that the SPD mark is the name of the design and that they date from the 1950's.
Stålhane is a legendary Swedish art ceramist, with a more than 40 year long career at Rörstrand pottery before he established his own workshop, Designhuset.
They are approx 5 ins high = 13 cm.

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  1. ozmarty ozmarty, 3 years ago
    These remind me of some Timo Sarpenava glass that I had .
  2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 3 years ago
    Hi! You're right about the iridescence. It's there on both of them but works even more on the green one.
  3. wolcott1, 3 years ago
    Absolutely beautiful!
  4. vetraio50 vetraio50, 3 years ago
    Many thanks wolcott1!
  5. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks ThriftStoreAddict!
  6. Zorro, 2 years ago
    The form looks to be inspired by classic Chinese "bottle vase" shapes. I was surprised to read these are only 5" tall; they seem to have a more massive presence. The bold monochrome colors are awesome. Overall a remarkable blend of classic form with vibrant, modern color - brilliant!
  7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks Zorro!
  8. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks BELLIN68~
  9. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks vlkma238412!
  10. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks sarahoff!
  11. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks Amber!
  12. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks czechman!
  13. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks inky!
  14. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 year ago
    Many thanks ho2cultcha!
  15. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 year ago
    Many thanks jvoss21480!
  16. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 month ago
    Many thanks SEAN & ANTIQUEROSE!
  17. SEAN68 SEAN68, 1 month ago
    Your very welcome Kevin and im still drooling over these stunners !!
  18. getthatmonkeyoutofme getthatmonkeyoutofme, 1 month ago
    lucky you
  19. SEAN68 SEAN68, 1 month ago
    LMAO!!!!!! LOL!!!!!!!!!
  20. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 month ago
    Thanks guys!
  21. SEAN68 SEAN68, 1 month ago
    Your very welcome Glamour Boy!!!!! ;) !!
  22. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 month ago
    Many thanks AUSTRO, GTMOOM and SEAN!

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