Tapio Wirkkala line cut crystal glass bud vase 1955 Signed & Dated museum piece. Trained as a sculptor, he is best known for his clean, modern aesthetic, which became the hallmark of Scandinavian-made decorative and everyday objects. He often employed natural shapes, such as in his icy 1970 interpretation of the Finlandia vodka bottle.Today Wirkkala's works are prized by museums and collectors, fetching increasingly high prices. The item "VINTAGE tapio wirkkala line cut crystal glass bud vase 1955 signed dated museum" is in sale since Friday, July 24, 2015. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Scandinavian\Other Scandinavian Art Glass". The seller is "camille4" and is located in Winnetka, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.