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Ovio Glass, 1983

This is a glass. It was designed by Achille Castiglioni and manufactured by Danese Milano. It is dated 1983 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is crystal glass, silicone. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Bruno Danese snc. It is credited Gift of Bruno Danese snc.

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Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 17 x 4.8 cm (6 11/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Acid-etched factory mark and logo on side near base.

Cite this object as

Ovio Glass, 1983; Designed by Achille Castiglioni (Italian, 1918–2002); Italy; crystal glass, silicone; H x diam.: 17 x 4.8 cm (6 11/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Gift of Bruno Danese snc; 1986-36-7

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