Murano/Venetian Red & Uranium Sommerso Glass Vase/Jug

Murano/Venetian Red & Uranium Sommerso Glass Vase/Jug
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Product Number: WS08872

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Description

Here is a wonderful Venetian glass stem vase in the style of a jug, made on the island of Murano, near Venice, Italy. Made in the style of Flavio Poli's sommerso glassware for Seguso Vetri d'Arte, which has since been duplicated by several other well known manufacturers including Mandruzzato, Formia and Luigi Onesto. In a stunning combination of red glass cased in Uranium green glass, using the renowned Venetian Sommerso technique. The small amounts of Uranium in the glass cause this vase to glow a brilliant bright green in UV light. Still bears the original Hans Geismar import label.

Size

Measures approx 8.25 inches tall by 3 inches in diameter at widest point.

Condition

Excellent condition, no chips or cracks.

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