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Candlestick - Festivo


  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Finland (made)

  • Date:

    1967 (designed)
    1987 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sarpaneva, Timo, born 1926 (designers)
    Iittala (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass, mould-blown

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Iittala glassworks

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Glass, Room 131, case 36, shelf 3

Place of Origin

Finland (made)


1967 (designed)
1987 (made)


Sarpaneva, Timo, born 1926 (designers)
Iittala (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Glass, mould-blown


Height: 31.3 cm maximum

Descriptive line

'Festivo' candlestick, one of a pair, mould blown glass, designed by Timo Sarpaneva for Iittala glassworks in 1967, this edition 1987, 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 220.

Labels and date

Two candlesticks Festivo, mould blown Finland, designed 1967, this edition 1987 designed by Timo Sarpaneva, for Iittala glassworks Gift of Iittala glassworks (C.203 &A-1987) . [18/06/2009]

Production Note

Designed 1967, this edition 1987.


Glass; Lighting


Ceramics Collection

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