Jul 1, 2014



c. 1934


Gerda Strömberg

(Swedish, 1879-1960)



(Swedish, 1933-1979)

Blown glass

Diameter: 7.5 x 18.5 cm (2 15/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Educational Purchase Fund 1937.380


Did you know?

Strömbergshyttan specialized in simple and sleek glass wares when elaborate decoration was more popular.


This hemispherical bowl with its thick walls became one of Strömbergshyttan’s most profitable models. Designed by Gerda Strömberg, the bowl was initially available in warm-tinted glass hues. This bowl is an early example of the manufacturer’s shift to glass wares in cooler gray-tinted shades.

See also
Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Blown glass

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