Cast Glass Woodpecker

Uno Westerberg (attrib.), c.1965

Pukeberg Glasbruk, Sweden


£45 (approx. € EUR / $ USD)

A fun, abstract, and rather weighty vintage cast glass figure of a woodpecker on a log, surveying his work.

It was probably designed by Uno Westerberg and was made in the mid-1960s by Pukeberg Glasbruk, a Swedish glassworks renowned for its innovative - and often-imitated - cast glass designs.

Cast glass is solid glass, hand-poured into a mould, and often incorporates small bubbles, ripples, swirls and striations - lending aspects of the unique to each piece.

The woodpecker retains its original factory label to the side.


  1. Material: Glass
  2. Height: 195 mm / "
  3. Width or Diameter: 120 mm / "
  4. Country of Origin: Sweden
  5. Period of Manufacture: 1960s-1970s
  6. Vintage Condition: Perfect.

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