Set of 3 Tapio Wirkkala Paper Bag Vases by Rosenthal


These early paper bag shaped vases of the 'Do not litter' collection designed by Tapio Wirkkala for Rosenthal studio-line are iconic pieces of of mid-century design. The vases are made of porcelain and shaped like crumbled paper bags. 

About Wirkkala + Rosenthal 
Tapio Wirkkala, a Finnish designer, transforms a mundane object using porcelain allowing the viewer to analyze the implications and act of throwing something away.

Crafted by Rosenthal, a venerable German porcelain industry leader with a 140-year legacy, the juxtaposition of the collection showcases the inner beauty of ordinary objects and how perception can change a material from ordinary to art. 

Place of Origin: Germany 

Period: Mid-Century Modern 

L: 6.5"H x 4"W x 2.75"D
M: 6"H x 4"W x 2.75"D
S: 4.5"H x 3.25"W x 2.25"D

Materials: porcelain | brown: matte finish | white: glossy finish 

Condition: Great vintage condition

Shipping + Delivery: $15 in the U.S. For our smaller home décor items, we ship UPS Ground. Arrives in 5 to 8 days. 

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