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Scandinavian Art Glass1281 of 1346CARNEVAL, Christel Holmgren-Exner (Holmegaard, 1971)Laguneblaa candleholder, Per Lütken (Holmegaard, 1960)
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Posted 5 years ago


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I love this vase, but I don't know who designed or which brand it belongs to. I bought it on eBay (from a German seller) for almost nothing and it was labeled under "Erik Höglund for Holmegaard" (funny, isn't it?).

I have seen a simmilar one in opaline, again at a website from Germany, but have no clue about its origin. Because of its design I think it could be German or Swedish, but... So far it remains an unsolved mistery.

Anyway, what I find so appealing about it is the shape and the colour, both the sade of purple -pretty reddish- and the fact that the glass becomes almost opaque at the top (and i seem to recall the opaline one had the same characteristic).

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  1. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 5 years ago
    Thanks, BELLIN68! If only I knew who made it! :)
  2. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 5 years ago
    Thanks trgrubaugh!
  3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
    I see Denmark and a Lutken candlestick/vase and a Riihimaen Lasi shape. I agree it is a difficult one. I've spent hours looking and have enjoyed the search; but no result ....... yet!
  4. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 5 years ago
    Thanks so much for trying! "Top difficulty" unless someone finds one in its original box or at least holding the original sticker... I first thought it could be Wiesenthalhütte or any other German brand, but no results... yet! :)
  5. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 5 years ago
    I have seen a very simmilar vase made by WMF circa 1970...

    Does anyone have information about WMF?
  6. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 years ago
    Love those deep reds.
  7. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 5 years ago
    It's more purplethan red, but an amazing redish shade f it.

    I absolutely love this vase

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