Murano Faceted Purple & Blue Sommerso Glass Vintage Block Vase

Murano Faceted Purple & Blue Sommerso Glass Vintage Block Vase
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Product Number: WS12179

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Description

Here is a wonderful Venetian glass vase, 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 purple glass cased in a band of pale blue glass, which is further encased in an angular block of clear glass, using the renowned Venetian Sommerso technique. 

Size

Measures approx 5.5 inches tall by 1.75 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Has a tiny nibble to the top inside rim and bottom base corner, shown in final pictures.

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