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Three 'Tundra' drinking-glasses and dessert dish and under-dish, clear pressed glass, all with a repeated pattern of tiny raised motifs, (a) larger drinking glass, (b-c), two smaller glasses, (d) dessert dish, (e) dessert under-dish.
- Production date
Diameter: 10 centimetres (a)
Diameter: 8.50 centimetres (b and c)
Diameter: 10.40 centimetres (d)
Diameter: 15 centimetres (e)
Height: 12 centimetres (a)
Height: 8 centimetres (b and c)
Height: 5.50 centimetres (d)
Height: 2.20 centimetres (e)
- Curator's comments
- The 'Tundra' series was produced between 1970 and 1971. It consisted of four sizes of tumblers/dishes (model. no. 6051), of which three are included here, and a dish, model no. 6551 (also seen here). Images and references to this design can be found in the following publications:
Finnish Glass Museum, ‘Oiva Toikka Glass’, Vammalen Kirjapaino Oy for the Finnish Glass Museum, 1988, cat. no. 60, p. 83.
M. Aav et al., ‘Oiva Toikka Moments of Ingenuity’, Design Museum, Helsinki, 2010, cat. no. 60, p. 144.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- One or some of these glasses/dishes were purchased by the donor from Galleria Rahling, Porvoo, in January 2006.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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