Jun 27, 2014
Jun 27, 2014



c. 1960-67

Orrefors Glasshouse Orrefors Glasbruk

(Swedish, est. 1898)


Diameter: 10.2 x 21 cm (4 x 8 1/4 in.)

The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund 1968.134


Did you know?

The number of sides on this bowl make it the shape of a hendecagon, or an eleven-sided polygon.


This eleven-sided bowl features stylized leaves on each of its flat surfaces. These leaves may refer to Orrefors’s location within Sweden’s Småland forests. The bowl’s charcoal translucency was a popular shade of glass coloring throughout the 20th century.

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Decorative Arts
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