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Jug - Viva

Viva

  • Object:

    Jug

  • Place of origin:

    Finland (made)

  • Date:

    1984 (designed)
    1985 (production)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tapio Wirkkala, born 1915 - died 1985 (designers)
    Iittala (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass, still mould-blown

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Iittala glassworks

  • Museum number:

    C.206-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 83, shelf 4

Place of Origin

Finland (made)

Date

1984 (designed)
1985 (production)

Artist/maker

Tapio Wirkkala, born 1915 - died 1985 (designers)
Iittala (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Glass, still mould-blown

Dimensions

Height: 22.5 cm

Descriptive line

'Viva' jug, still mould-blown glass, designed by Tapio Wirkkala in 1985 for Iittala glassworks, produced 1985, Finland

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Opie, J. Scandinavian Ceramics and Glass in the 20th Century. Victoria and Albert Museum, 1987. Catalogue number 237.

Labels and date

Jug and tumbler Viva, still mould-blown Finland, Tumbler designed 1980 and produced 1984, jug designed 1984 and produced 1985 designed by Tapio Wirkkala, for Iittala glassworks Gift of Iittala glassworks (C.206 &A-1987) . [18/06/2009]

Production Note

Tumbler designed 1980 and produced 1984, jug designed 1984 and produced 1985.

Categories

Glass; Drinking

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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