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Offline davidfish1212

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Kosta Boda art vase, B Vallien, any help appreciated.
« on: June 01, 2011, 02:52:54 PM »
Hi all,

I recently bought this vase and was wondering if anyone could help with an idea of date or range this vase might be from. Its marked and signed and has a set of numbers 40132 or 40/30. The vase is roughly 9.5" tall and has a rough orange sand like substance applied to the top of the neck. I have googled images and Bertil Vallien with no luck.
Thanks in advance.

David  :sc:


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Re: Kosta Boda art vase, B Vallien, any help appreciated.
« Reply #1 on: June 01, 2011, 03:34:20 PM »
a quick image search gives me 37,900 hits - that should keep you busy for a while!  :smg:
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Re: Kosta Boda art vase, B Vallien, any help appreciated.
« Reply #2 on: June 01, 2011, 06:05:02 PM »
Ivo, Brilliant, cheers!!! I have the 37,900 hits also, BUT, how do I view them all, I can view 28 pages of images and thats it, I cant seem to be able to view the other 39 600 images. In my defence I am computer dumb :thup:

PLEASE  :help:

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« Reply #3 on: June 01, 2011, 07:16:02 PM »
Check the websites these images were found on for further info. Be bold - try to google!
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Re: Kosta Boda art vase, B Vallien, any help appreciated.
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2011, 03:58:33 AM »
The numbers  are a code. 4 = vase; 01 = the year of design (2001); and 32 is the production number for the year, I don't know the line, and my Kosta catalogues are packed away right now. I'll have a look on the weekend if you haven't found out by then.

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Re: Kosta Boda art vase, B Vallien, any help appreciated.
« Reply #5 on: June 02, 2011, 09:18:53 AM »
David, thanks very much for your help, hopefully with the year now I can track down the range. I'll post any info I can find.
Thanks again,
David :sc:

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Re: Kosta Boda art vase, B Vallien, any help appreciated.
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2011, 05:18:35 AM »
Hi the series is called Spirit and yes, first produced in 2001, your serial number is 40132.
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« Reply #7 on: June 03, 2011, 08:42:55 AM »
CHEERS a40ty  :thup:

 

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