This unique Aalto vase has a textured matte finish, which gives the impression of ice frozen on glass. The classic sized vase features Alvar Aalto’s iconic wave-like shape, said to be inspired by the Finnish coastline. With its unique finish and striking color, this vase is a rare piece bound to be admired by all who see it.... (Read more)
Measurements: 6-1/4" L x 8" W x 6-3/4" (16 x 20 x 17 cm)
Country: Designed in Finland, Made in Finland
Carries "IITTALA" name on bottom
For more than 70 years, the Aalto vase, designed by Finnish architect and furniture designer Alvar Aalto, has been one of the most famous pieces of glass in history. Aalto, Finnish for "wave" created an original glass vase with wavy lines and whimsical freeform design that, to many, suggests the undulating profile of a Finnish lake. Aalto’s vase continues to win awards, has residency in famous museums, and is recognized and appreciated worldwide.
Surround yourself with beautiful iittala objects. iittala's timeless products are designed to bring functional beauty to everyday life through enduring design, combinability, and incredible quality. This function and timeless design is illustrated by the ability to combine iittala glassware... ( More iittala )
Born in Kuortane Finland in 1898, Alvar Aalto is one of Finland’s most important architects/designers. A modern-minded individual whose organic designs were completely unique, he introduced new styles and shapes to the world. An architecture graduate from Helenski University of Technology, ... ( More Alvar Aalto )
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