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1960 Saara Hopea Kupla "Bubble" Glass Vase

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Mid century modern pottery and…15 of 17Set of 1957 "Heart" Vases by Per Lütken for Holmegaard DenmarkRosenthal Vase
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    Posted 5 years ago

    dj-reverb
    (244 items)

    Saara Hopea designed Kupla for Nuutajärvi glass factory in 1955. Every Kupla vase has a turquoise bubble of glass encased in the clear base of the vase. Due to the handmade process each vase is slightly different and unique. The top of the vase can be dark blue, olive green, yellow or moss green. There is also a completely clear version. Each color was made in different heights: 11,5 cm, 13 cm or 19 cm. These vases were made 1955 – 1961.

    Each piece is signed with “S.Hopea Nuutajärvi Notsjö” followed by the year it was made, f.ex. “-61? for 1961.

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    Comments

    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 years ago
      FABULOUS !!!

      Lucky You !!!
    2. racer4four racer4four, 5 years ago
      Yep. Fabulous.
    3. surfdub66 surfdub66, 5 years ago
      Cool. Love it :-)
    4. dj-reverb dj-reverb, 5 years ago
      Thanks! My first glass piece. All the pieces I'm posting are from one collection I stumbled on. Too bad the shop has no idea what these are.????
    5. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 5 years ago
      Love the turquoise bubble.
    6. SEAN68 SEAN68, 5 years ago
      stunning!!!
    7. racer4four racer4four, 5 years ago
      I would love shop like that! Looking forward to seeing the others.
    8. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 5 years ago
      Wow, this is some vase!
    9. dj-reverb dj-reverb, 5 years ago
      Thanks astro!

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