WHITEFRIARS 9 TANGERINE ORANGE BARK VASE GEOFFREY BAXTER 9691 MID CENTURY GLASS. EXCEPTIONALLY LARGE & IMPRESSIVE 9 WHITEFRIARS TEXTURED BARK GLASS VASE. Presenting an exquisite textured bark art glass vase, (model number 9691), designed by the legendary Geoffrey Baxter for Whitefriars, England circa mid 1960s. Standing at just over 9 inches tall, this is magnificent piece is a rare example from the “Texture” series in a wonderfully appealing tangerine colourway and an impressive example of quality Mid Century design. This stunning example has been expertly hand crafted with a striking layer of rich tangerine orange encased within the thick, sparkling clear glass walls. The rugged, organic-inspired textured surface wonderfully accentuates the exquisite sparkle of the glass, glistening with an appealing ice-like radiance. The wonderfully rich and vibrant tangerine colour radiates throughout the glass, reflecting off the rugged texture with an electric intensity. This exquisite piece looks amazing with light passing through the form, spectacularly illuminating the fiery orange colour, glistening off the textured surface and and casting stunning rich reflections. This exceptional example of quality Mid Century design would make a striking feature in any home and an outstanding addition to any Whitefriars glass collection! This superb piece remains just as appealing today as when it was first designed. This piece is presented in excellent vintage condition, with no chips, cracks or repairs. Piece has been very well cared for and present spectacularly. This vase is beautifully finished with a quality, concave ground pontil mark to the base. There are sufficient light surface scratches to the base to authenticate this is a genuinely vintage example. These impressive Whitefriars vase stands approx 233mms or 9 inches tall and measures 110mms in diameter. This substantial piece weighs 1.8kgs unpackaged. This stunning piece would make an outstanding addition to any Whitefriars, British art glass, Geofrey Baxter design or Mid 20th Century design collection. This exceptional vase would make a fine feature in any modernist, eames era, retro or contemporary styled home. A perfect gift idea for any discerning admirer of fine quality vintage objects of sheer beauty! Rest assured, all items are professionally packaged to the highest of standards! International buyers are most welcome. Sorry, no personal cheques accepted. All items are professionally packaged using quality materials. We individually hand select quality vintage, antique, well designed and hand crafted pre-loved items, and proudly offer our finds for sale. We aim to describe and visually represent our items as accurately as possible. Auctiva Offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. Listings get noticed with Auctiva’s Mobile Responsive Listing Templates. Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “WHITEFRIARS 9 TANGERINE ORANGE BARK VASE GEOFFREY BAXTER 9691 MID CENTURY GLASS” is in sale since Sunday, July 30, 2017. This item is in the category “Pottery, Glass\Glass\Art Glass\British”. The seller is “threetreefrogs” and is located in melbourne. This item can be shipped worldwide.