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Author Topic: Scandi? And votive, candle holder, salt or what? = Hadeland Nautilus  (Read 1691 times)

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Offline Leni

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This little bowl is rounded out inside, so I don't know if it's meant to be a votive or candle holder, or something else  ???  It's just 3 inches across and an inch and a half high.
I first thought Iitala, but a friend thought Hadeland.  However, the pattern impressed on the base reminds me of a certain vase which Ivo attributed to Johansfors Glasbruk.  Could this be by them, too?  What does anyone else think?   

Offline alexander

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Re: Scandi? And votive, candle holder, salt or what?
« Reply #1 on: June 22, 2007, 07:42:30 PM »
This appears to be from Hadeland, designed by Willy Johansson. The series was called Nautilus and exists in many shapes, vases, ashtrays etc. Ca 1970'ies.
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Offline Hotglass

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Re: Scandi? And votive, candle holder, salt or what?
« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2007, 11:49:26 AM »
I'm surprised. I gotta bone up more on Hadeland. They did some neat stuff and what a variety. Ed.


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