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Murano Pink & Amber Sommerso Faceted Cased Glass Geode Bowl

Murano Pink & Amber Sommerso Faceted Cased Glass Geode Bowl
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Product Number: WS11884

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Description

Here is a wonderful chunky 1950/60's Venetian faceted glass 'Geode' bowl/dish, made on the island of Murano, near Venice, Italy. These bowls were made by several manufacturers, including Archimede Seguso and Cenedese.  Very similar items by these makers are shown in the book Italian Glass: Century 20 by Leslie Pina.  In a stunning combination of pink glass cased in a band of amber glass, which is further encased in blue glass, using the renowned Venetian Sommerso technique.

Size

Measures approx 2 inches tall by 5 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Has a minute fleabite to one side edge, a shiny area to the rim where a small chip may have been polished out, and a couple of small scuff marks also to the rim, all shown in final three pictures.

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