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Murano Faceted Red & Amber Sommerso Glass Textured Bowl

Murano Faceted Red & Amber Sommerso Glass Textured Bowl
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Product Number: WS12331

£195.00
£185.25
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Description

Here is a wonderful chunky, heavy (1.5 kilos unpacked) Venetian glass bowl / ashtray, made on the island of Murano, near Venice, Italy. This style of glassware is usually attributed to Mandruzzato, although other manufacturers have made similar items, including Oball, Campanella and V. Nason. In a stunning combination of red glass cased in a band of amber glass, which is further encased in an angular block of clear glass, using the renowned Venetian Sommerso technique. Also has a textured base, which creates an amazing reflective optical effect.

Size

Measures approx 2 inches tall by 4.75 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Excellent condition, no chips or cracks.