Kosta Boda Glass
The glassworks are one of the oldest and still operating glassworks in Kosta, Sweden being founded in 1742 and until the 1890's producing almost exclusively fine utility glassware. Throughout the 20th. century Kosta have employed many creative glass designers including Gunnar Wennerberg (1863-1914), Vicke Lindstrand (1904-1983), Goran Warff (1933-) and Bertil Vallien (1938-). Kosta was changed to Kosta Boda in 1976.