"Palace" Glass

Designer:

Gate, Simon

Producer: Orrefors
Year: 1923
Size: h.17cm/6,6" dia.14,5cm/5,5"
Object no: 7508

Optic blown from one piece of glass. Twisted to form a series of translucent ribs. Signed and dared first of thirty pieces made. Blown by master-blower Knut Bergquist, one of the only glass blowers able to achieve this technically differcult task.
Designed 1923 for the 300 anniversary Gothenburg exhibition.

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