Skrdlovice #5988 Czech Amber & Green Glass Vase by Jan Beránek

Skrdlovice #5988 Czech Amber & Green Glass Vase by Jan Beránek
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Product Number: WS10682

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Description

A stunning, large, and very heavy (2.3 kilos unpacked) Bohemian amber and green cased glass sculptural vase. Made by the Skrdlovice glassworks, designed by Jan Beránek in 1959, pattern number 5988. This piece is shown in the original Skrdlovice pattern book drawings, see last image (with kind permission, and copyright of Jindřich Pařík www.CzechGlassGuide.cz), and also shown in the excellent book Beránek & Skrdlovice, Legends in Czech Glass by Robert Bevan-Jones and Jindřich Pařík, page 42. This vase is also shown in the book "Hi Sklo Lo Sklo" by Mark Hill, page 27.

Size

Measures approx 9.75 inches tall by 4 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Has a small nibble to the base rim, and a faint bruise mark to the top rim, all shown in final 2 pictures.

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