It looks like a rocket ship and it's made of hand blown Murano glass.

This was most likely intended to be a candle holder because it was made exclusively for CX DESIGN, a boutique lighting design company based in SoHo, New York. Established in 1990, this design group offers the only complete lighting collection individually hand-crafted by master Italian glass blowers on Murano, an island just north of Venice – the centuries old, undisputed center of the world’s most treasured glass.

The clear tag on the front of the rocket (also usable as a vase) says...HAND BLOWN IN MURANO ITALY EXCLUSIVELY FOR CX DESIGN.

The piece measures 2 1/4 inches across by 6 inches high. The inside goes about 4 1/2 inches deep. The bulbous top part has a thick rim and the color is a mottled pinkish red. The three legs are seafoam green, also with a textured design within the glass.

We could find no other piece like this so it may have been a limited production item for CX...even a single prototype piece.

Excellent vintage condition. No cracks or chips. Slight wear to the label but it's still readable.

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ITEM ID
RL13191
COLOR
Green, Red
STYLE
Space Age
THEME
Geometric, Vases
WIDTH
2.25" (6 cm)
HEIGHT
6" (15 cm)
ORIGIN
Italy • Italian
AGE
Late 20th Century
PURPOSE
Light Shades, Vases, Urns
ITEM TYPE
Vintage
MATERIAL
Glass

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Handblown Murano Glass Rocket Vase Candle Holder

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