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    Posted 1 year ago

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    Here is a 4 1-4"H curved green glass bird with speckles or spatter of black, orange and blue, by Sweden's FM Konstglas with orig 1970s label

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    1. Hoot60, 1 year ago
      I concur with Broochman - a stunning bird!!
    2. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 1 year ago
      What a lovely mix of colors!
    3. jbingham95 jbingham95, 1 year ago
      I also concur with broochman and Hoot60.This is a unique and beautiful piece.Very nice Jenni.
    4. LaurenRedmond LaurenRedmond, 1 year ago
      This is a bird?! I seen it in the thumbnail and thought it was a modernist bowl, but now I can see the lifted tail and head of a very modern little bird :P the colour is great- a really vivid emerald green and speckled I think?
    5. racer4four racer4four, 1 year ago
      That's a great bird, and so nice from the 60s.
      I love that pared back shape.
    6. Newfld Newfld, 1 year ago
      Thanks all for the very kind love

      Thanks Ken for the super fab compliments you are too kind, I am glad you enjoyed this rather unusual shaped glass bird and his plethora of color, it is always nice to find a rare piece like this one that has a non-traditional look

      Many thanks Hoot for the wonderful compliment and finding this stunning, I am so happy to share something a bit different and this bird has quite a special look

      Many thanks MrsT for your lovely compliment, I think these colors defy description and I always wonder, how in blazes do the glassmakers get those multicolor splashes into the body, it's a really cool process

      Thank you so much jb for the great compliments & enjoying this bird, it delights me to find something out of the box as so many glass animals have similar shapes & designs, this guy really goes his own way!

      Lauren you are absolutely right, it is a modernist design and I'm sure from a quick distant look could be mistaken for a curved bowl (very Scandinavian style I think, don't you), my friend with the very discerning eye :) Yes the base green color with speckles is really nice, my only other animal like this is also a bird by Wedgwood but in the more traditional & recognizable bird shape. Love your fabulous thoughtful comment!

      Karen thank you for the terrific praise and like you, I love the bowed shape here it does have a very 60s look, the type of "mod" design that was all the rage back then. A break from the ordinary & run of the mill glass birdies, he will definitely stand out near the others in my upcoming display cabinet
    7. Newfld Newfld, 1 year ago
      Thank you Pascale & Leah for the kind love and support it is always sincerely appreciated - glad you liked this spotted birdie!
    8. Newfld Newfld, 1 year ago
      Many thanks Cokeman1959 for the love, I truly appreciate it & am so pleased you liked this speckled glass bird
    9. Newfld Newfld, 1 year ago
      Kevin I'm very pleased that you liked this speckled glass bird & really appreciate the love, he is unusual and I really like his design
    10. Newfld Newfld, 1 year ago
      Thanks modfather & Rose for the kind love it is super appreciated, very pleased you enjoyed this speckled bird

      rene thank you for the very kind comment, I would be interested to learn the outcome of this type of Scandinavian bird it does have an unusual shape

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