Tapio Wirkkala was born in Hankoo, Finland. Tapio Wirkkala is a symbolic figure of Finnish design, an artist of great diversity for whom no material was alien and who left no area of design unexplored. He was one of the most distinguished artists to shape Scandinavian design and industrial art. Tapio Wirkkala was a very productive and multitalented designer and sculptor. His work ranges from exceptional creations of art glass to industrial design in the form of beer bottles and banknotes. Wirkkala also designed jewelery, sculptures and furniture. Tapio Wirkkala was awarded in several prestigious competitions. Worth mentioning is at least the three Grand Prix medals from the Milan Triennale in 1954 and one Grand Prix medal and a gold medal in the 1960 Milan Triennale.
|Product Type: Serving bowl||Number of Feet: 3|
|Foot Material: Glass||Color: Clear|
|Material: Glass||Number of Items Included: 1|
|Non-Toxic: Yes||Shape: Round|
|Oven Safe: No||Stove Safe: No|
|Microwave Safe: No||Dishwasher Safe: Yes|
|Refrigerator Safe: Yes||Freezer Safe: No|
|Food Safe: Yes||Handmade: Yes|
|Footed: Yes||Handles: No|
|Utensil Included: No||Lid Included: No|
|Tray Included: No||Capacity: 56 Ounces|
|Commercial Use: Yes||Product Care: Dishwasher safe|
|Country of Manufacture: Finland|
Questions & Answers
iittala Ultima Thule Serving Bowl
Beautiful and unique
Donna from Chapel Hill, NC– Verified Buyer– Top 1000 Reviewer
I bought this bowl to go with some glasses of the same pattern that I inherited from my mother. For crystal it is such a unique look and it really stands out. It also feel quite sturdy and really shines in my lighted crystal cabinet.
Beautiful Serving Bowl
Debbie Windsor from Saskatoon, SK– Verified Buyer– Top 1000 Reviewer
This is the best serving bowl I fould at a reasonable price and size. I would recommend it to anyone looking for this kind of bowl.
David from Cambridge, MA– Verified Buyer– Top 500 Reviewer
My parents have the matching cocktail glasses. They got them as a wedding gift 44 years ago! The bowl and the glasses still look great.
Jonathan from New Jersey– Verified Buyer