- Museum number
Six drinking glasses, smoked glass, turn mould-blown, undecorated, slightly flared.
- Production date
Diameter: 8 centimetres
Height: 8 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Originally known as model no. 2744, these glasses are more famously referred to as 'Kartio'. Four different sizes were produced between 1953 and 1968, and the two largest were released once more in 2011. References to and images of this model can be found in the following publications:
Museum of Applied Arts, Finland, 'Kaj Franck Designer', WSOY, Porvoo, 1992, p. 119.
T. Poutasuo (ed.), Nuutajärvi 200 Years of Finnish Glass, Oy Hackman Ab, Helsinki, 1993, nos 2-3, pp. 35, 110.
'Kaj Franck Teema ja Muunelmia (Theme and Variations)', Heinolan kaupunginmuseon, Lahti, 1997, no. 90, p. 128.
M. Aav et al. 'Kaj Franck Universal Forms', Finland, Design Museum, 2011, no. 80, pp. 109, 185, 187, 196-197, 314.
P. Jantunen, 'Kaj & Franck Design & Impressions', Hameenlinna, Kariston Kirjapaino Oy, 2011, pp. 46, 50-53, 83.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number