A beautiful large and very heavy (1.7kg unpacked) ruby red & clear glass "Bark"
vase, from the textured range designed by Geoffrey Baxter
for the renowned British firm Whitefriars
, pattern number 9691
. Shown in catalogues 1967
Measures approx 9 inches tall by 4.25 inches in diameter at widest point.
Excellent condition, no chips or cracks, just a manufacturing flaw (small lump of ash?) inside the glass, two inches up from the base, shown in final picture. Does not breach the outside layer or cause any sort of bulge.