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    Posted 4 years ago

    sklo42
    (802 items)

    The 'Nemo' design was created in 1963 by Max Kannegiesser and sold in great numbers. The 'Nemo' design is centre front in image four. Later the company marketed what might be called deritives of 'Nemo'. These also used textured surfaces to give optical effects to which was added lustre paints and gilding.

    Left in image four is a derivitive I posted recently and right the one I'm posting here.

    This one has spiraling ridges which cross to form curvy diamond shapes and inside each diamond is a 'lens'. The surface relief creates distortion and because the glass is clear you see the distortions on the front and the back of the vase. This design also comes as a bowl.

    Height 25 cm./9.75 inches

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    Comments

    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 4 years ago
      GREAT HARLEQUIN SET !!!
    2. kivatinitz kivatinitz, 4 years ago
      so beautiful this set compliments
    3. MALKEY MALKEY, 4 years ago
      sweet candy colours first class !!!!!!!! Peggy
    4. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 4 years ago
      Hi Peggy, this is lovely, they all are. They have a very 60's look, although they're yet more vases that had I found wouldn't have had a clue :-S
    5. Ivonne Ivonne, 4 years ago
      The Nemo design was pretty and succesful and it is positive that they wanted to develop the idea but my first thought( addmittedly foolish) was about series and seasons 1,2,3 :)
    6. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      vetraio, thank you, hopefully there are others still to find.
    7. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Kivatinitz, thank you, yes having a group enables you to see both their differences and the underlying theme that links them.
    8. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Hi Malkey, candy colours yes!
    9. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Hi Fran, but now you will know......
    10. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Ivonne, what pops into our heads when we see something is automatic, not decided by us, so can't be foolish :)
    11. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Thanks to all clicked 'Love it'

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