A 1950/60's Venetian glass 'geode'
bowl/dish with dimpled design, made on the island of Murano
, near Venice, Italy. Attributed to Galliano Ferro
, similar items with this large dimple effect have been seen with labels [Link
]. In a combination of orange glass cased in a band of uranium
yellow glass, which is further encased in clear glass, using the Venetian sommerso
technique. Glows bright green in UV light.
Measures approx 3 inches tall by 5.5 inches in diameter at widest point.
Excellent condition, no chips or cracks other than some small nibbles to the rim, shown in final pictures.