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    Posted 6 years ago

    rebessin
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    Back with a partly unsolved mystery:
    Showing a vase from Strömbergshyttan, second from left, an unknown model 32,5 cm in ametyst (or a little coppertoned) underlay. Unsigned and unmarked, but I think it's a Strömbergshyttan vase because it has the same grey-blue crystal as the ordinary Strömbergshyttan 9(15) in the bottom. You see a vase by Bengt Edenfalk from Skruf on the left side, a Sputnik by Asta Strömberg to the right, and far right a bamboo vase by Bo Borgstrom from Åseda. The vases from Skruf and Åseda clearly differ from the two in the middle, regarding the pure crystal in the bottom. Only Strömbergshyttan used this special crystal with grey-blue tint, called 9(15). Therefore, I believe that even this unmarked and unsigned vase is from Strömbergshyttan. The seller also stated it was a vase from Strömbergshyttan.

    But who designed the vase is a mystery. I have never seen the model in Strömbergshyttans range before but would guess that it's a 60's product? Rune Strand was a designer at Strömbergshyttan 1963-68 and I would not be surprised if this model is designed by him? But it can of course also be Asta Stromberg. Gunnar Nylund, I think less of in this case.

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    1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      stunning Nils!! :)
    2. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      The Bamboo one reminds me of Aseda.......
    3. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      http://www.amazon.com/Aseda-Glasbruk-Century-Bamboo-Borgstrom/dp/B00LKA7P84
    4. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      Delete comments 1 and 2 lol!! sorry!!
    5. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      Nils , can we get a photo of just of the one as well that is the mystery? so one will get confused?
    6. rebessin rebessin, 6 years ago
      As I wrote, the second from left.
      Nils/
    7. sklo42 sklo42, 6 years ago
      All lovely, but the two in the middle would be my favourites.
    8. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      I meant comments 2 and 3 :) Thankyou nils!!
    9. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 6 years ago
      Lovely and great photo!
    10. rebessin rebessin, 6 years ago
      Thanks, for all comments and loves!
    11. artislove artislove, 6 years ago
      love the 2nd pic like pieces of glass resting in cradle very subtile though!!

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