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Murano Green & Amber Sommerso Glass Textured Geode Bowl

Murano Green & Amber Sommerso Glass Textured Geode Bowl
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Product Number: WS13316

£75.00
£71.25
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Description

Here is a wonderful 1950/60's Venetian glass 'Geode' bowl/dish with textured underside, 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 green glass cased in amber glass, which is further encased in clear glass, using the renowned Venetian Sommerso technique.

Please note:  the plastic stand is for display purposes only and is not included.

Size

Measures approx 1.75 inches tall by 4.5 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Excellent condition, no chips or cracks other than a couple of minute fleabites to the rim, shown in final pictures.