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Large Mdina Glass Textured Vase by Michael Harris

US$650Asking Price


An uncommon and influential large glass bottle vase designed by Royal College of Art lecturer and Maltese Glass Industries – soon rechristened Mdina Glass – founder Michael Harris (1933-1994). Inspired by Scandinavian artisans and environs while abroad, Mr. Harris originated and perfected the cased glass bark texture technique so strikingly exhibited here in signature colors evocative of the waters around Malta. This aesthetic was quickly appropriated and popularized by the more established Whitefriars Glass of England.


  • Creator
    Mdina (Manufacturer),Michael Harris (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 14 in. (35.56 cm)Width: 5 in. (12.7 cm)Depth: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Excellent - Minor wear consistent with age and history, with two almost imperceptible short, superficial scratches near opening.
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: f95501510023164723fs

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    US$110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: San Francisco, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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