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In the MoMA Collection

Aarne Crystal Cocktail Glasses

Aarne Crystal Cocktail Glasses

Göran Hongell, 1948

In the MoMA COLLECTION

This product is represented in MoMA's Design collection.

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Item #3931
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Product Description

Aarne Crystal Cocktail Glasses

With their clean, subtle lines, these cocktail glasses are a classic of tabletop design. The tapered lead-free crystal glasses feature a signature weighted base for stability. Designed by Göran Hongell in 1948, the Aarne Crystal Cocktail Glasses are represented in the Museum’s collection and have been displayed in several exhibitions. Made by Iittala. Set of two.

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History

Mid-Century Design

Following World War II, a number of factors combined to foster a new direction in home products and furniture. New materials, such as molded plywood and plastic, and advances in mass production techniques opened a world of design options. Through the efforts of companies like Herman Miller, their longtime design director George Nelson, and the influential team of Charles and Ray Eames, these new designs could be produced for a broad market. A new vocabulary of ergonomic form, versatile function, and synthetic material emerged—and some of the most beloved furniture of the century was created.

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Product Specs

Type Barware
Made In Finland
Size 3.25"h, 5 oz.
Materials Lead-Free Crystal
Featured Design Classics , In the MoMA Collection , Set and Match
Designer Göran Hongell
Date 1948