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Three small bowls/cups - Gunnar Nylund, Strömbergshyttan from the 1950s.

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    Posted 7 years ago

    rebessin
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    Yellow-green, white and pink. I have also one in clear crystal, and I think light blue was another color produced.
    Design: Gunnar Nylund mid 1950s.
    Height: 40 mm.
    Diameter: 65 mm.

    They are very thin and the color seems to be made as an underlay to a clear crystal outer layer. It's an inerersting technique for thin glass items like these. To get the right color nuance, you must capture exactly right amount of clear glass relative to the underlay of color ball. Therefore the color strength can vary a little from bowl to bowl with the same color. But with this underlay technique you give the glass an unusual and beautiful appearance. I think Nylund put this before to make a product at the lowest possible cost.

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    1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 years ago
      fab!!:):):)
    2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 7 years ago
      Are they marked REBESSIN?
    3. rebessin rebessin, 7 years ago
      Thanks Sean, vetraio and lovers! Yes, vetraio I have two of my seven marked with Strömbergshyttan label. But these three have not labels.
    4. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 years ago
      Your very welcome rebessin :)
    5. racer4four racer4four, 7 years ago
      Gorgeous bowls and Rebessin your photos are art.
    6. Mikael, 6 years ago
      I love these. I finally found a set of three today. (green/blue/pink)

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