Mushroom Stopper Decanter, 1959 Wayne Husted for Blenko
Rare large cylindrical decanter with flattened mushroom stopper, designed by Wayne Husted in 1959, made for 2 years only.
Signed on the base with the sandblasted Blenko signature.
Design #5913 in the very rare color 'Persian', pictured in the 1959 catalog.
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