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Foal's foot, vase
(Varsanjalka)
designed (c. 1946)

Medium
glass (wheel-engraved)
Measurements
16.7 × 4.9 × 4.6 cm
Place/s of Execution
Iittala, Finland
Inscription
engraved in inside rim of base: TAPIO WIRKKALA - IITTALA - (...illeg.)
Accession Number
D180-1986
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mr and Mrs P. Altmann, 1986
Gallery location
Mid 20th Century Paintings & Decorative Arts Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Physical description
Clear glass with undulating flared rim tapering to narrow flat base, engraved with fine wavy vertical lines.