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Gunnar Nylund Shark Tooth vases in clear Stromberg crystal - Strombergshyttan 1957-58.

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_._STRÖMBERGSHYTTAN39 of 87Glassblower sculptures - Hilbert Carlsson, Strombergshyttan 1979.Asta Stromberg vase B 943 - Strombergshyttan 1961-62.
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    Posted 8 years ago

    rebessin
    (114 items)

    Model numbers: B772, B884, B750.
    Heights: 150, 180 and 300 mm.
    Also available in colored underlays.
    Design: Gunnar Nylund for Strombergshyttan, Sweden, 1957-58.

    I wrote about Nylunds Shark tooth vases some days ago:

    http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/92341-gunnar-nylund-shark-tooth-vases--strom?in=user

    The 150mm vase here is the same model as in that post, but differ a little in shape, probably according to production variations (it's a pure craftsmanship without machines, depending on the masterblowers skill) or that the models has gone trough some small changes over the years. Altough the 300mm vase differ a little on top against the picture in 1962 years catalog. You can also get the vase in only 350mm 1962, but mine are 300mm. Probably an early made 1950s. It looks like the first produced Shark Tooth vases differ a little from the ones showed 1962?

    Some says that these clear Stromberg crystal Shark tooth vases are less common than the ones with colored underlay. I don't know if it is so, but I have seen more of the ones with colored underlay, both in web pages and otherwise. There are at least two more of Nylunds shark tooth models, B 707 and B 846. Later I will show you B 707. Hope to get the B846 someday too. The vases I know are: B707, B750, B772, B773, B845, B846 and B884.

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    1. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 8 years ago
      I just wanted you to know...every piece you have shown so far is Stunning! I will never be able to have your type of collection! Unless I rob a bank! Wow you are very blessed!!!! :))))
    2. rebessin rebessin, 8 years ago
      Thanks Moonstonelover21!I have got most of my glass fom my parents, but some I have bought. In Sweden you can often get these Stromberg vases much cheaper than in the USA, so I have not robbed a bank to get them. I will think of you Moonstone, if I come across some doublets!
    3. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 8 years ago
      BELLIN68, just to let you know...you are another one that is a hard act to follow! Every time you post another gorgeous piece...both of you make me want to search all over California to just find one for under $5!!!! Just kidding about the price ...but have to say...I do drool!!! You ever vigilant follower!!! XOXOXOXO
      Lee :0
    4. rebessin rebessin, 8 years ago
      Thanks BELLIN! $1.00 each? Thats a price for a smalanning (Smaland is the landscape were the stingy swedes live).
    5. vlkma238412 vlkma238412, 8 years ago
      Stunning these clear shark tooth's
    6. rebessin rebessin, 8 years ago
      BELLIN, I don't know if "stingy" is the right word in English? Maybe "economic" is a better and milder word, more what "smalanningar" likes better...:)
    7. rebessin rebessin, 8 years ago
      Thanks, vlkma238412!
    8. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 8 years ago
      rebessin, thank you for thinking of me! I now love Stromberg pieces...after doing research! They have Gorgeous lines and the weight to them is beautiful! Please let me know what you come across!!! Thank you again.
      Lee :)
    9. Edwin75 Edwin75, 8 years ago
      Hi, i'm selling a strombergshyttan item at ebay. Take a look at my account please.

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