Oiva Toikka's first interpretation of a rooster in over 15 years, Uuno is a highly desirable addition to the 2015 flock and any glass birds collection. The striking red comb and wattle make Uuno an unmistakable ode to the morning crower, but the simplicity of shapes lends the piece a modern majesty. The plump round body is colored a smoky grey and held high by a footed pedestal. Each striking feature is mouth-blown in Finland by master iittala artisans, making each individually handcrafted iittala Toikka Uuno a unique piece of glass art history.The birds of Oiva Toikka's 2015 collection are individually mouth-blown by the master glassblowers at iittala’s glassworks in Finland. Limited edition, each handcrafted iittala Toikka Cedar Waxwing carries the signature “O. Toikka IITTALA” on its base to ensure authenticity.
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