Blenko's big, beautiful and curvaceous flat-sided pitcher (design #967 by Winslow Anderson), produced from about 1950 through 1957, is popular for its graceful sweeping lines. textured sides and super modern vibe.
Ours here is in Blenko's lovely CHARCOAL, which, for some reason, is somewhat of a rarity in this design despite the fact it was a catalog color for four years of the 967's production: Of the roughly 50 967s sold on ebay and online auctions over the last decade, only 1 has been in Charcoal.
The sides of the pitcher are 'seeded'', e.g. strewn with randomly sized bubbles which create a cool texture and cause sunlight to splatter brilliantly when in front of a window. This beautiful specimen is in near mint condition--amazing clarity, sparkling clean unstained interior and high production values (no tool marks and one or two tiny embedded pieces of ash). Base wear and a few light scratches on the pitcher body are the only indication that this beauty wasn't made yesterday, let alone nearly 70 years ago.
Dimensions: 12.25" tall by about 9"" wide (including the handle) and 5" deep.
Condition: Minty except for expected base wear and a couple of light hard to find scratches
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Aug 18, 2020
Great store! All went as I had hoped including the item being exactly what I wanted.
Aug 29, 2018
Lovely pitcher! Thank you