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Offline John Virgin

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What do you think of this?
« on: March 26, 2009, 07:38:47 PM »
I got this pitcher a few months ago from a charity shop by chance.  I did some research and I think it is by Kaj Franck from the Sargasso series but cannot be wholly sure, mainly because I have never seen one in this shape and colour.  None of the documentation I consulted have any similar pictures.  The colours I've seen are green, clear or brown goblets (of various sizes) and deep bowl with a handle (like a glass basket).

It is about 26,5 cm tall and it takes approximately 3 litres!  Colour is light pink.  Bottom is engraved "Nuutajärvi Nötsjö".

Any opinions?


Offline langhaugh

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Re: What do you think of this?
« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2009, 05:42:02 AM »
Interesting piece. It has the bubbles of the Sargasso series but seems lighter in colour than the others I've seen. I can't see the shape in Designlasin. Sorry can't help more.

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