Istvan Komaromy – Ribbon Dancer

Istvan Komaromy – Ribbon Dancer – stock #34018

A gorgeous glass lamp work sculpture of a dancer with ribbon perched upon a white ball. Created by the glass artist Istvan Komaromy (1910-1975). Most likely a 1950s example created in his studio in Shirley, Nr Croydon Surrey.

Istvan was Hungarian artist born in Dusseldorf and studied science at university in Budapest. During his studies he bacame fascinated with glass, which led to him becming a glass artist. He exhibied throughout Europe, including at the World Fair in 1931. Where Mussolini, who had been minister of Arts, described Istvan Komaromy as “the Michelangelo of glass”. He moved to Britain in 1937, settling in Shirley in 1939.

Size
Marks
Condition
19cm high
6cm diameter of ball
Unmarked No chips, cracks or restorations.

Price GB Pounds
£150.00

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Abuja Pottery – JUG

Abuja Pottery – JUG – stock #34118

A finely thrown and decorated Abuja Pottery jug decorated with a stylised leaf pattern overa mottled grey glaze. The pottery seal together with an inditinct potters seal.

Impressed studio seal marks under the handle together with traces of a paper label on the underside.

Size
Marks
Condition
18.5cm high
13cm wide
Impressed seals under the handle – SEE pictures. No chips, cracks or restorations.

Price GB Pounds
£85.00

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Whitefriars Glass – Vase 9803 Aubergine

Whitefriars Glass – Aubergine Vase 9803- stock #32718

An early 1970’s Whitefriars Glass vase with random strapped decorations in an Aubergine colour. This design is illustrated in the 1974 catalogue as pattern number 9803.

Size
Marks
Condition
16.5cm high
13cm wide
Unmarked – No Labels No chips, cracks or restorations. Vintage items with some evidence of use.

Price GB Pounds
£38.00

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Borske Sklo – Nemo Vase

Borske Sklo – Nemo Vase – stock #22418

A mid century modern design Czech Bohemia Glass vase made by Borske Sklo. This example is from the “Nemo” range designed by Max Kannegeiser and probably dates to the mid 1970s.

No makers marks or labels. Typical cross mould marks on the underside from the making.

Size
Marks
Condition
22.5cm high
15.5cm wide
No makers marks or l;abels. Distinctive moulded cross on underside from manufacture. No chips, cracks or restorations. Tiny bit rough on inner top rim. A little wear on the coloured bubbles.

Price GB Pounds
£17.50

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Borske Sklo – Nemo Vase

Borske Sklo – Nemo Vase – stock #22518

A mid century modern design Czech Bohemia Glass vase made by Borske Sklo. This example is from the “Nemo” range designed by Max Kannegeiser and probably dates to the mid 1970s.

No makers marks or labels. Typical cross mould marks on the underside from the making.

Size
Marks
Condition
18.5cm high
9cm wide
NO makers marks or labels. Distinctive moulded cross on the underside. No chips, cracks or restorations. I little bit rough on the inner top rim. Some wear to the coloured bubble on the upper parts.

Price GB Pounds
£15.00

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Borske Sklo – Olives Vase

Borske Sklo – Olives Vase – stock #5218

A mid century modern design “Olives” vase made by the Bohemia Glass makers, Borske Sklo. This is a golf ball shaped vase in a smokey brown colour. Most likely dating to c1970.

No makers marks or labels. Typical cross mould marks on the underside.

Size
Marks
Condition
18.5cm high
18.5cm wide
NO makers marks or labels. Distionctive moulded cross on the underside. No chips, cracks or restorations. A little rough on the inner top rim.

Price GB Pounds
£17.50

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Isle of Wight Glass – Blue Golden Peacock

Isle of Wight Glass – Blue Golden Peacock Vase – stock #32118

A super looking original Isle of Wight Glass vase from the Blue “Golden Peacock” range of pattern. This example is a blue coloured glass over green with gold foil inclusions.

Excellent condition and with it’s golden square triangular label. These labels were in use from c1992 until 1995.

Size
Marks
Condition
11=3.7cm high
4.5cm wide
Original label. No chips, cracks or restorations.

Price GB Pounds
£40.00

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Isle of Wight Glass – Golden Peacock

Isle of Wight Glass – Blue Golden Peacock Scent Bottle – stock #32018

A super looking original Isle of Wight Glass perfume bottle with stopper from the Blue “Golden Peacock” range of pattern. This example is a blue coloured glass over green with gold foil inclusions.

Excellent condition and with it’s black square triangular label. These labels were in use from c1992 until 1993.

Size
Marks
Condition
12cm high
7.5cm wide
Original label. No chips, cracks or restorations.

Price GB Pounds
£45.00

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Iittala – Ultima Thule

Iittala – Ultima Thule Shot Glasses – stock #32318

A set of 6 Iittala Glass, Finland cordial or shot glases from the Ultima Thule range designed by Tapio Wirkkala. In production from c1968.

Size
Marks
Condition
9.5cm high
4.5cm wide
Unmarked No chips, cracks or restorations.

Price GB Pounds
£30.00

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Broadstairs Pottery – Cockerel

Broadstairs Pottery – Cockerel – stock #31118

An amusing mid century modern design earthenware model of a Cockerel by yht Broadstairs Pottery, Kent. It has a flat very stylised profile with impressed decoration. Glaze with a milky tan coloured glaze with an unglaze central section.

The Broadstairs Pottery was established by David White (d2011) in c1968 and continued until 1983.

Size
Marks
Condition
13.5cm high
16cm wide
Unmarked No chips, cracks or restorations.

Price GB Pounds
£10.00 + postage

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