When the sky is lost behind thickening cloud, blue glass reminds you of past summer days, and the possibilities to come.
I love the juxtaposition of the complex centre between the austere cylindrical bottom and top.
A Riihimaen vase from the early 60s and often credited to Tamara Aladin. It shares similarities to the early work of the designer made in the 60s.
It captures the change from the more decorative to the modernist lines in glass design as the 1960s progressed.