Vintage 80s/90s Tapio Wirkkala Iittala 'Pinja' art glass vase. 1989 boxed & label. Mid-century modern. Clear 6" tall linear. Finland/Finnish

Vintage 80s/90s Tapio Wirkkala Iittala 'Pinja' art glass vase. 1989 boxed & label. Mid-century modern. Clear 6" tall linear. Finland/Finnish


VAT included (where applicable)
Free delivery to United Kingdom
Rare find - there's only 1 of these in stock.

Item details

Vintage from the 1990s


Glass, Triangular sticker, Original box, Crystal


Height: 6 Inches; Width: 11 Centimetres; Depth: 7 Centimetres

A stunning art glass vase with an angular/linear or folded/creased design. By Tapio Wirkkala for Iittala, Finland - designed in 1989. It maintains its original triangular design of sticker which dates it to an older example. It comes in its original iittala red patterned box which states the maker's address as 'hackman iittala 14500 iittala Finland' - this dates the vase to when Hackman became involved with iittala in the early 1990s.... so circa 1991-1993 vintage. It's a hard to find design, so I don't imagine these were in production for long.

Pinja means 'pine' in Finnish. It's model no 3579.155.00 - blown glass with a flat cut rim. The irregular rim is polished horizontal flat, very nicely finished. Very clean and bright clear glass, with a good crystal content. Slightly flaring out vase, in a roughly rectangular shape.

It is a medium sized vase, 6" tall x 11cm x 7cm deep, suitable for a good dozen stems. Just under 800g. Perfect condition.... looks to be unused! Some natural tiny bubbles. Box is good for age/era.

A useful-sized collectable vintage Tapio Wirkkala piece. Looks stunning in the sun and on display. High quality Scandinavian vase in a hard to find design!

Includes P&P to the UK.

Delivery & returns

Estimated delivery: Feb 29 - Mar 3
From United Kingdom
Free delivers to United Kingdom
Returns and exchanges accepted

Meet CocoCollectables



Northiam, England

This seller usually responds within a few hours.

Items weighing under 2kg total will be posted by 2nd class Royal Mail. If it's a high value item I'll add Signed For. Items weighing over 2kg will be posted by Hermes, and if they are high value I'll add Signed For. I may not be able to post to some areas of the UK, such as the Channel Islands, but I'll give it a good go! I'll try to post within 24 hours (when Post Office opening hours allow).
All postage abroad will be by Royal Mail's International Tracked and Signed service, so will need signing for your end. Please say if you'd prefer just a Tracked service instead. I can't post anything that weighs over 2kg or is larger than a 'small parcel'.
I have specially chosen these items to be of superior quality and condition for their age and era. All my items are vintage (25+ years old) and may naturally have some wear and tear which may not be in the description. I have written everything to the best of my ability, and tried to describe any obvious flaws. The photos also help to show the condition - please view all photos and read the descriptions.
For lower value items I'm happy for you to provide the address and unique code for a UK onward mailing company, but I cannot accept responsibility for any damage or non-delivery beyond the mailing company's address. Once the UK mailing company has safely received the parcel it is no longer my responsibility.
I use large bubble bubble-wrap with strengthening card and sturdy cardboard boxes. I often double box for safety and I re-use old newspapers to fill any gaps. I have been selling on Etsy for over five years and know and trust my packing. Jewellery is posted in small sturdy cardboard jewellery boxes, in a mailing bag. (Please re-use or recycle any packaging!)
I have a Fine Art degree and worked in publishing for 25 years... But now this is me full time!
I estimate a UK mainland delivery to be 2-3 working days from time of ordering, but please allow a week at busy times or holidays. EU and European deliveries should be about 5 days, but please allow up to 3 weeks and keep an eye on the tracking details online. American deliveries should be 5 days to 3 weeks, but again, please allow more time during busy periods of the year and keep an eye on your tracking details online. Canada can be slow with mail, so please allow 1-6 weeks and keep an eye on your online tracking details. The weather, seasonal holidays and your locality may effect the delivery times. If you're worried and have waited more than a reasonable amount of time, please contact me, I'm here to help!


5 out of 5 stars (226)

Seller Details