A cute Ringed Plover bird. Design by famous professor Oiva Toikka and hand made in Nuutajärvi glass village in Finland.
This model was in production years 1999-2003.
The transparent glass of this design features some very elegant filigree work! The head is of clear glass and the beak is black. You find it on page 60 in the book "Birds by Toikka".
This individual has a very small group of tiny airbubbles within the glass in the forehead. Seen on the last picture with very great magnification.
Signature: O.Toikka Nuutajärvi Condition: ExcellentSize: 170mm x 130mm