Timo Sarpaneva, Finnish 1926-2006, a ‘Kukinto’ vase, designed 1990, this example dated 1994 for Venini Murano.

More commonly seen in polychrome colours, this rarer colour-way is in a sophisticated blue and green stripe encased in clear glass. The cylindrical glass base leading to a frilled flared rim, engraved verso Venini 94 Sarpaneva.