Not currently on display at the V&A


1930 (made)
Place of origin

Clear colourless glass with black glass foot and rim

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Vase, Sweden, designed by Simon Gate, for Orrefors Glassworks, 1930
Physical description
Clear colourless glass with black glass foot and rim
  • Height: 26.0cm
Marks and inscriptions
Incised 'ORREFORS 1930 G.U.67' (Makers's mark)
Gallery label
This vase was purchased with seven others from the 'Exhibition of Swedish Industrial Art', held in London in 1931.
Bibliographic reference
Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 449
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Record createdDecember 13, 1997
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