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Stunning Empoli Verde 1970's Italian Green Glass Bowl

Stunning Empoli Verde 1970\'s Italian Green Glass Bowl
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Product Number: WS07328

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Description

A stunning 1970's green glass bowl, probably made by one of the many glass manufacturers based in the region of Empoli, Italy. Known as Empoli Verde ("verde" is Italian for "green"), this bottle green glassware takes its name from the traditional green colour of Empoli glass, which was a result of the content of local sand used for glass production. Empoli manufacturers that produced Verge glassware include Vetrerie E. Taddei & C., Vetreria Etrusca, Vetreria Toso Bagnoli, CLAVE, and Vetrerie Empolesi.

Size

Measures approx 3.5 inches tall by 10.75 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Excellent condition, no chips or cracks other than a tiny fleabite to the rim, and a couple of manufacturing flaws in the glass (dark specks and air bubbles) shown in final pictures.

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