In 1992, the Launch of the 12-piece Swarovski “Selection” collection by well-known contemporary designers began. Selection was considered the second top of the line product in the hierarchy of product lines, often produced in numbered, limited quantities at prices that could be afforded. Swarovski has since integrated what was the Selection line into the Home/Interior category.
Each piece is marked with the Swan and Swarovski Selection logo. Among some of the initial issues:
Petit Vase , (photographed) Designer: Joël Desgrippes, Fan-shaped vase with sapphire-colored crystal ring. MRP: $650, Valued at approx. $375, Issued: 1992, Retired: 2002. This is a favorite among Crystal Fanatics.
“Boîte Méli-Mélo” Bowl – Designer: Martin Szekely, Solid Crystal, MRP: $210
Valued at approx. $330, Issued: 1992, Retired: 1995.
Enigma Carriage Clock / Kleine Uhr mit Metallsockel, Designer: Ludwig Redl
Numbered, Total production of 6,450 pieces with a removable base and Seiko written on the face of the clock. Once called Klein Uhr Mit Metallsocket. MRP: $355, Valued at approx. $270, Issued: 1992, Retired: 1998.
Euclid Caviar Bowl / Kaviarschale, Designer: Ludwig Redl, Oval bowl on crystal prism with platinum-plated globes. MRP: $650, Valued at approx. $400, Issued: 1992, Retired: 2003.
Federhalter Pen Holder, Designer: Adi Stocker, Total production: 2,705 pieces, Numbered, MRP: $385, Valued at approx. $475, Issued: 1992, Retired:1995.
Grande Contenitore Bowl, Designer: Giampiero Maria Bodino, MRP: $620, Valued at approx. $950, Issued: 1992 Retired: 1995.
Helios Table Clock, Designer: Borek Sipek
Table clock with Roman numerals and Seiko movement.
The number four on this clock is a III rather than IV
MRP: $355, Valued at approx. $210, Issued: 1992, US Retired 2004; Globally retired 2005.
Scatola Piccola Con Tappo Box, Designer: Giampiero Maria Bodino, Numbered, 2,170 pieces produced. MRP: $515, Valued at approx. $475, Issued: 1992 / Retired: 1995.
Schmuckdose Box, Designer: Adi Stocker, Solid crystal, Numbered, 2,328 pieces issued,
MRP: $515, Valued at approx. $1150, Issued: 1992 / Retired: 1995. Much sought after by Crystal Fanatics.
Soliflor Vase, Designer: Joël Desgrippes, Vase for single flower, platinum-plated tube, MRP: $440, Valued at approx. $325, Issued: 1992 / Retired: 2003.
Uranus Candleholder, Designer: Borek Sipek, 10 inches tall, Candleholder with emerald-colored details and black crystal base. MRP: $385, Valued at approx. $400, Issued: 1992 / Retired:1998. Another Crystal Fanatics Favorite.
The Home/Interior product line has expanded quite a bit. You can See All the Photos of this product line in our CFC FABULOUS PHOTO GALLERIES.
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