Unusually tall, high iridescent Loetz glass vase in the less commonly seen ruby or rubin ground with papillon decor c1900. Ruby ground with iridescent papillon finish giving a brilliant rainbow of colours from iridescent violet and blues at its base through to gold and amber at its rim. Compressed footed body with elongated tapering neck finishing with a gently flared-out rim. The vase is 31 cm in height amd 14.5 cm maximum diameter.