You're looking at a gorgeous rare Blenko #964L horn or cornucopia designed by Winslow Anderson, Blenko's first professional designer, somewhere around 1950. I believe that 1969 was the first year since the early 1950s that the 964L (larger size) horn didn't appear in the Blenko catalog, testifying to the enduring allure of this graceful and beautiful design! Our 964L horn in 1959 & 1960-only Lilac is one of Blenkos most highly coveted colors. And of ALL the 964s that sold at online auction over the last decade+, I can only find only one other in this beautiful rare color! (The last photo shows our horn next to a lilac stopper to show how perfectly the purples match.) Our Lilac 964L horn is a lovely piece with no chips, cracks, or mineral deposits/stains, but there is significant wear to the base--along with the Blenko acid etched mark (which ran from 1958-1961).
Dimensions: ~22" long, 3" tall, 4.5" wide
Condition: Excellent, with significant base wear appropriate for its nearly 60 years in existence. ps. Just spotted a tiny flea bite along its outer rim. Look at the close-ups to see if you can spot and I'll try to capture it and add the photo to the listing.
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Nov 19, 2022
Absolutely love the piece, stunning! It was packed so well a bomb could go off next to it & it wouldn’t have a scratch. Start to finish exceptional service!!!