Alvar Aalto - Vase Amethyst 160mm Special Edition Ametisti
This vase is made of special neodymium glass that changes color depending of what kind of light it is situated in. In tube light this vase is light blue, and in bright daylight and in warm light this is purple. See pictures!
The Aalto vase designed by famous architect Alvar Aalto is an icon of Finnish design. A version of the vase was first presented in 1936 and got much attention at the Paris World Fair in 1937. Since then the Aalto vase has conquered the hearts of many generations world wide. It is produced in several different sizes and colors. The vase is a perfect example of Alvar Aalto's free flowing imagination.
It is still today mouth blown into a mold at the Iittala glass factory in Finland. The production of one vase goes through 12 work stages, and every single Aalto vase is unique.
This vase is a Special Edition, in Amethyst color, made of neodymium glass!
Size: height 16 cm Weight: 1.3 kg Condition: Very good (no chips or cracks) Signature: ALVAR AALTO IITTALA