The Aalto vase designed by famous architect Alvar Aalto is an icon of Finnish design. It 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.
These vases have been produced in many different sizes. This particular vase variation has been made as 9,5cm, 12cm,14cm and 16cm. And with the same base there are also two different sized bowls.
Size: height 12cm Weight: 0,75kg Condition: Very good (minor wear on outside bottom) Signature: ALVAR AALTO