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Murano Faceted Green & Amber Sommerso Glass Block Bowl

Murano Faceted Green & Amber Sommerso Glass Block Bowl
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Product Number: WS10449

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Description

Here is a wonderful 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 green 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. 

Size

Measures approx 3 inches tall by 5.5 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Has a small nick to one side edge, and an area of possible restoration to the inside rim where small chips may have been ground out (common with these items and maybe done at the factory), all shown in final pictures.

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