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Iwatsu Glass (Japan) from their Hineri range | Art Glass Handkerchief Bowl/Centrepiece

$250.00 SGD
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One of Japan's most recognised manufacturers of mid-century glass is Iwatsu Glass Co, a company who produced an outstanding amount of incredible pieces predominantly bound for the Western export market.

Based in Osaka, Japan, the company were prolific in the 1960s and 1970s with a fantastic range of vases, centrepieces and art pieces, found in a variety of styles. Often mistaken for Italian and Czech pieces, these can often be found today with original Hineri foil labels still intact - Hineri being one of their glassware ranges.

Some pieces were exported under the Kamei Glass or Nanbu Glass, showcasing the exporters label rather than the Iwatsu Glass label.


THIS LISTING

A gorgeous lilac purple bowl/centrepiece. This style is a well-known model and appears in a variety of colours. 

The piece also has an opalescent finish within the glass, an interesting colour application often seen in Italian pieces.

Series Hineri
Production 1960s

Dimensions 21cm tall, 19cm wide, 15cm deep

Condition Excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks or major scratches.

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