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« on: July 20, 2005, 09:49:40 PM »
Does anyone know where I can obtain a Pukeberg boy viking?


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« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2005, 05:47:39 AM »
http://i6.tinypic.com/125honm.jpg

which one would that be?
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« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2005, 05:35:52 PM »
Pukeberg Glass Works is in operation in Nybro, Sweden.
There are two glass blowers and the Orrefors and Kosta
Boda Glass Schools.
I do not think they have any of the old sculptures so you will have to go to the secondary market.


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« Reply #3 on: July 25, 2005, 11:17:17 AM »
Interesting, I only recently obtained the first one (on the right in Ivo's photo) complete with label. Also took a fancy to Pukeberg 'solifleur' vases, so it's time to clear another shelf!
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« Reply #4 on: October 19, 2005, 12:45:25 PM »
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http://tinypic.com/99dq9y.jpg

which one would that be?



None of those.  He doesn't wear a helmet.  I've only ever seen one and that was at an antiques and collectors fair at Detling, Maidstone.


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« Reply #5 on: October 19, 2005, 08:55:59 PM »
Is this the one you're looking for? He's Skruf not Pukeberg apparently, but he doesn't seem to have a helmet. http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-234


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« Reply #6 on: November 12, 2005, 02:32:36 AM »
I've just spotted another Pukeberg figure who may be the boy viking?  http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=7363388410


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« Reply #7 on: November 12, 2005, 07:19:02 AM »
Does that look like a Nils Holgersson or not?

I came across a large (10") Pukeberg Viking on a flea market the other day, but @ twenty pounds I left him alone.
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« Reply #8 on: November 12, 2005, 11:53:26 AM »
Ummmm no idea Ivo. My viking says Uno Westerberg - I haven't seen any other names connected with these.


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« Reply #9 on: November 12, 2005, 02:08:28 PM »
Nils Holgersson, a mischevious boy who is bewitched into a dwarf, learns about nature, geography and folklore while flying with his barnyard goose from Sweden to Lapland.  Original title: Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige, 1906. Author: Selma Lagerlöf. Status: ranks higher than Winnie the Pooh in England. Absolute cult status in Sweden, even better known than Pipi Langström and Peter Pan.
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