This is a beautiful Kralik Vase in Ruby Glass with white and grey random threading, known as their Veined Decor. In a classic gourd shape this piece closes in to a very slender waist. The color is a lovely iridescent ruby red with the the threads serving as a nice accent. Made around 1905 this piece is in excellent condition, it stands 8.5" tall by 6.5" diameter. Remarkably contemporary shape.
Bohemian art glass was made in and around what is now considered the Czech Republic during the Art Nouveau/Jugendstil era. Kralik glassworks was a well-known maker of Bohemian art glass, they can the most recognition in the Art Deco period.
Ruby Red Gourd Kralik Art Glass Vase