Björn Weckström - Design Online: Property from the Quico Collection, Tokyo New York Monday, September 16, 2019 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Juhani Lemmetti, AERO, Helsinki, Finland

  • Literature

    Björn Weckström, Björn Weckström, Keuruu, 1980, p. 54
    Marianne Aav and Nina Stritzler-Levine, eds., Finnish Modern Design: Utopian Ideals and Everyday Realities: 1930-1997, exh. cat., The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, New Haven, 1998, p. 352
    Charlotte and Peter Fiell, scandinavian design, Cologne, 2002, p. 649
    Björn Weckström, Marianne Aav and Eeva Viljanen, Björn Weckström, exh. cat., Design Museum, Helsinki, 2003, pp. 289, 299

  • Catalogue Essay

    Phillips wishes to thank Raili Hautanen, from Lapponia and Kalevala Jewelry, for her kind assistance in cataloguing the present lot.


"Pisaranmuoto" (Big Drop) pendent necklace

Designed 1970, produced 1974
Mould-cast silver and acrylic.
Pendant: 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 in. (8.3 x 4.4 x 2.5 cm), necklace: 12 in. (30.5 cm) long
Produced by Lapponia, Finland. Reverse of pendant marked with manufacturer's mark, 926, Finnish assay mark, date mark V7, FINLAND, LAPPONIA , BJÖRN, and chain marked with manufacturer's mark, STERLING.

$500 - 700 

Sold for $563

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Design Online: Property from the Quico Collection, Tokyo

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