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Author Topic: Glass bowl 'Kosta 80-9 Sig.P' - ID Sigurd Persson  (Read 1213 times)

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Offline paintpony

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Glass bowl 'Kosta 80-9 Sig.P' - ID Sigurd Persson
« on: March 03, 2009, 01:19:58 PM »
Hi there,

I am new to this forum and an absolute novice to all things glass so apologies for my lack of knowledge.

I have items which I have had in my possession for many years which I am interested in moving on....

Kosta glass bowl engraved on the base with 'Kosta 80-9 Sig.P.'  The bowl measures approx. 18cm diameter at the widest point and approx 14cm in height.  It is a very beautiful object in a soft clear blue base with deeper blue alternate lines and crosses winding up to the top of the bowl.  Towards the top of the bowl the darker blue lines/crosses have a soft pink surround.

My questions are:
Does anyone know who the Kosta artist 'Sig.P.' is?
What is the estimated value of this item?

I look forward to your expert opinions and to chatting with one and all!

Kind regards,

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Re: Glass bowl 'Kosta 80-9 Sig.P' & Archimede Seguso Lamp Base
« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2009, 02:01:46 PM »
The Kosta bowl is by Sigurd Persson.

Valuations are notoriously tricky, a search of completed and ongoing auctions on eBay may give an indication of eBay value,
though that is often less than auction house prices.
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Re: Glass bowl 'Kosta 80-9 Sig.P' & Archimede Seguso Lamp Base
« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2009, 09:55:45 AM »
Hello there Alexander,

Many thanks for the information.  I had tried Google searches in an attempt to locate the artist of the Kosta bowl with no success so providing th artist's name is very much appreciated!!

Thanks once again!!


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Re: Glass bowl 'Kosta 80-9 Sig.P' - ID Sigurd Persson
« Reply #3 on: March 04, 2009, 10:13:18 AM »
Topic tidied up, all reference to Murano lampbase removed as new topic started and no identification given here.   :) :)

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