You're looking at a super rare, super cool, super mint Blenko decanter that happens to be in one-year-only super rare PLUM! BLENKO's #678 BRAIN decanter, designed by Joel Myers for the 1967 Blenko catalog, was in production for only one year and I haven't come across more than a small handful of these over my 15+ years of collecting Blenko. Worthpoint, which aggregates past auction sales data, has only TWO Blenko BRAIN decanters having sold over the last decade-plus. (Either advertised by its model number OR 'Blenko Brain Decanter'.) That's pretty damn rare.
Nicknamed the "BRAIN" decanter for obvious reasons, this rounded textured form is lobed near the base. Because the glass is so thick and the decanter compact, the deep purple splendor that is PLUM (1967-only) is even deeper and more complex in this design. Our Brain is in extremely mint condition--it appears not to ever have held liquid, although the glass is so dark, thick, and textured, it would be tough to spot anything on the interior glass walls anyway. The photos with backlighting show the sheer PERFECTION of PLUM (you can see I'm a fan)!
Be sure to check out the rest of our beautiful purple Blenkos here: https://www.glasspheme.com/shop/22168586/blenko-purples
DIMENSIONS: ~13" tall x ~5.5" in widest diameter
CONDITION: Mint, museum quality
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