This is an English art glass vase dating to the late 19th century, circa 1890.
The vase is 4 7/8” high and 3 ½” wide at the mouth. The vase is the right shape and size to be utilized as a spoon or pen holder if desired.
The glass is what is called “color splashed”, meaning white is splashed against a reddish-orange color to form delightful patterns, with an outer clear layer of glass that has a satin smooth finish. This type of glass was produced in England or the United Kingdom around 1890.
The rim is hand crimped with an upright tight crimp. The edge is round, not polished flat.
The pontil is round, indented and polished smooth.
There are no chips, nicks or cracks.
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