Riihimaki Finnish Rocket Glass Vase 16cm Midnight Blue
Vintage Riihimaki Rocket Glass Vase Blue 1379. Price is for one vase.
Rare and beautiful Dark Midnight Blue (on the left) - this is a particularly fine example of this vase in both colour and shape.
16cm high very small - bud/stem vase.
Model number 1379 etched to its base.
Designed by Erkkitapio Siiroinen who joined Riihimaki in 1968. Handmade in Finland in the 1960s/70s.
Excellent vintage condition.
We refer to the 1379 as the ‘Rocket’ vase due to its stunning, futuristic shape, clearly inspired by the Sputnik era. It embodies the excitement about space exploration of the time.