Large and very heavy solid crystal eagle figure designed by Ollie Alberius and made at Orrefors, Sweden circa 1980s. Mint condition and fully signed: ORREFORS 4286-III Olle Alberius. *" tall by 7" wide by 3.5" thick. Weighs 7.5 lbs!. A Swedish glass designer & ceramist (1926-1993), he trained in ceramics at the Stockholm College of Art, Crafts and Design from 1952–56. Over the course of his career, he worked in ceramic design at Rörstrand (1963–71), and, beginning in 1971, designed pieces for renowned Swedish glassware company Orrefors where he designed art glass, tableware & sculptures.
Orrefors Crystal Eagle Sculpture by Olle Alberius