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    Posted 17 days ago

    Newfld
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    Here is a 4 1-2"H x 4 1-4"W grey glass father & son bears figure by Bergdala Glass of Sweden from the 1970s, with orig label

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    1. Broochman Broochman, 17 days ago
      Aww! So adorable - Love how the dad has his arm around his son and the color is beautiful! :D
    2. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 17 days ago
      I love how the mind reacts to these sculptures, almost filling in the detail and movement to give it some life !~
    3. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 16 days ago
      Such a cute piece!
    4. LaurenRedmond LaurenRedmond, 16 days ago
      Usually you see bears depicted as 'Mother & Cubs' and what not but this is really sweet, especially the paw around the son. Maybe they're both sitting by the riverside awaiting for a salmon to appear?
    5. Newfld Newfld, 15 days ago
      Thanks so much everyone for the love
      mcheconi
      Kevin
      Lori
      Vet
      aura
      Hoot
      Ken
      bobby
      Phil
      Thomas
      glassiegirl
      Malkey
      fort
      MrsT
      poticheman
      BB2

      Thanks Ken for the always terrific praise, just as you said I found the father & son pose very endearing and love the grey glass which you usually only see in the Swedish animals for some reason

      Phil thank you for your wonderful thoughtful comment, you are absolutely right there are so many ways you can see this sculpture, what are they conveying to each other, are they stranded on an ice floe or rock & the son needs support etc. Love to use the imagination here

      Thank you MrsT for the lovely compliment and liking these cute bears, they really are, aren't they I was lucky to find them in a color as they also came in clear glass

      Lauren it's true often you see the mother & cub not the father, I really love your picture of them sitting by a river waiting to catch a fish, and the dad's paw is steadying the son so he won't fall in the water! Fantastic compliments thank you so much always
    6. Newfld Newfld, 13 days ago
      Thank you dlpetersen for the always kind love, it's greatly appreciated & I'm very glad you liked these bears
    7. racer4four racer4four, 10 days ago
      I haven't seen that one from Bergdala. I really like it lots.
      I used to have a single bear on a pedestal from them, it's gone missing over time. I guess the wild called it.
    8. Newfld Newfld, 9 days ago
      Thanks Karen for the fabulous comment, I think your bear on the pedestal sounds wonderful & hope it shows up one day to show us. This is my first Bergdala I'm so glad you liked it, I have one other by them that is non-animal which I'll post in future

      Thank you all for the kind love
      Karen
      Ted
      jbingham
    9. Newfld Newfld, 8 days ago
      Many thanks iggy for the love and support, I'm always very grateful and so glad you liked this bear duo

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