Glasfabriek Leerdam Spijkerbol Vase c1950

Heading : Glasfabriek Leerdam Spijkerbol Vase c 1950
Date : c 1950
Origin : Leerdam, The Netherlands

Bowl Features : Intricately positioned rows of bubbles set in a sommerso-style vase

Marks : none
Type : Clear/cobalt lead crystal
Size : 12.0cm high x 23.4cm diameter at widest point
Condition : Excellent - no chips, cracks or flakes
Restoration : None
Weight : 678 grams

Additional Information : Produced at the famous Glasfabriek Leerdam manufactory, where Floris Meydam and A D Copier worked in the 1950's; the positioning of the bubbles using formes with nails in place is a throwback to the manner in which air-twist glasses were made in the 18th century - a near-identical technique being used to position the 'bubbles' in the glass melt before they were stretched and twisted to form the stem cannulae




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  • Product Code: 21111820
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  • £150.00

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