Limited to 200, the Black-Collared Swallow is a limited edition Corning Museum of Glass bird perfect for gifting a collector this season. The bottom of the pedestal foot is engraved "O. Toikka IITTALA CMOG 2020" and numbered x/200 to ensure authenticity and remind you of its origin and rarity. The sleek black body has a white stripe running down either side, as well as white eyes. A transparent orange break adds striking contrast to the dark, opaque body.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a Finn or fan of Finnish design that doesn’t recognize the iittala logo, designed by Timo Sarpaneva in 1956 and inspired by his “i-line” range. The logo serves as a symbol of quality craftsmanship, timeless design, and thoughtful functionality. Many collectors ... More iittala
One, if not the most recognizable names in Finnish glass design, Oiva Toikka’s boundless imagination has taken glass art to new heights. Best known for his Birds collection for iittala, he brings mouth-blown glass creations to life. Each one is hand-crafted so every piece is an original and... More Oiva Toikka
My order arrived promptly and the item ordered is perfect!
February 28, 2022
Nice black and white lines and the beak is an amber color. Very handsome!
Great customer service
Great addition to my collection
December 12, 2020
Well, Finn Style roped me in again. When I saw this bird I couldn't resist as it is a black and white standing bird. that white streak down the side is so deco. Those that worry about buying self standing birds should invest in some quake wax to prevent any chance of tipping over. It is the perfect solution if you live in earthquake country, as I do, or have cats which I do also.