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Alvar Aalto

Rare Alvar Aalto medal by Finnish artist Eila Hiltunen, 1974

Rare Alvar Aalto medal by Finnish artist Eila Hiltunen, made to celebrate the inauguration of Aalto's iconic Finlandia Hall (Helsinki, Finland) in 1974 (completed between 1971-1975).

Solid bronze, heavy, weight 456 gram.

8 dia cm

Manufactured by Kultateollisuus Ky, Finland.

Impressed with manufacturer's mark KULTATEOLLISUUS and number 326, also inscribed with the raised artist's signature Eila Hiltunen and date -74. Original case follows.

Eila Hiltunen is one of the most notable Finnish 20th Century artist and sculptors, best known for th e abstract  Sibelius monument  (1967) in Helsinki, Finland. A smaller version of the monument stands on the grounds of the United Nations headquarters in New York City, USA.

  • Creator Alvar Aalto
  • In the style of Nordic Design
  • Place of origin Finland
  • Date of manufacture 1974
  • Period 20th century
  • Materials Bronze
  • Condition Excellent
  • Dimensions 8 D cm
  • Seller The Exchange Int
  • Seller Location Houston, TX
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