This vase was produced in Italy in the 1950's. It is 13 5/8 inches high and 7 1/4 inches wide. The vase is hand blown with controlled bubbles. The glass has ridges you can feel running diagonally the length of the vase. The color ranges from amber to ruby red. The combination of texture and color make this an exciting piece of glass. The bottom has a large polished pontil. This vase is in excellent condition.