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Offline chuggy

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« on: March 26, 2006, 05:27:29 PM »
Bought this Boda bowl today which appears to be by Ulrica Vallien, fully signed to the base as follows:-
Boda UHV
UV 51732
Ulrica

Can anyone help date this for me and also let me know if these had a pattern name. It measures 6.5inches across the top and is 3.5 inches deep.

http://i2.tinypic.com/sbtvrc.jpg

Paul
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« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2006, 10:18:18 PM »
If you don't get any information, then Bill Geary is the person to ask...I'm sure you know that though.  :wink:   I did look thru his book 'Creative Energies' but it's not there.   :(
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« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2006, 06:44:19 AM »
Thanks Max as this is not my field at all I wasn't sure who the real experts are, I've tried all the usual sources google, millers etc, but I think this could be 1980's judging by the wear to the base, but it was cheap and just cried out to be taken home.
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« Reply #3 on: March 29, 2006, 02:27:41 PM »
Your bowl was called "Boda Tintomara" and was designed by
Bertil Vallien and not his wife Ulrica.
Source: Kosta Boda catalog page 151 from the 1980s.


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« Reply #4 on: March 29, 2006, 09:50:20 PM »
Thanks Bill I wonder in that case as it's signed by Ulrica if it may be a later production? Just a thought.
Paul
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