Carborundum vase by Erik Höglund for Boda.
The carborundum vases were presented in 1956 and produced for a short period only.
Normally potatoe peel and saw dust was used to created the bubbles in Erik Höglunds objects. For this series Carborundum - silicon carbide - was used to create a shimmering iridescence within the blue-grey glass.
Engraved: Boda H532 Höglund
Height: 25 cm (9.8")
Weight: 1.2 kg (2.6 lbs)
Price: 1900 SEK