Item # : MD_VS_MORO
The history and unique artistic heritage of Venice comes alive in this gorgeous Murano Glass vase inspired by the Blackamoor theme that swept European decorative arts in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Representing the height of European artistic tradition, such Italian glass vases are often found in the residences of European upper classes and in art collections and museums worldwide. This Venetian Murano glass decorative vase features opulent design with exquisitely sculpted head of Moor (Mauritanian servants) in gold turban at the center and 24K gold flecks fused inside the ribbed surface of the rich red glass and the cristallo base. This gorgeous Italian glass vase represents the highest level of classic Venetian design and Murano artistic tradition.
The Murano glass Venetian vase is handmade using only the traditional Murano techniques by acclaimed Murano Glass masters whose works are showcased in museums, galleries, and high-end private residences worldwide. Each Venetian Moor vase has an attached original sticker proving its authenticity and origin and is also accompanied by the certificate of authenticity.
Measurements: This Italian glass vase measures 7 inches in height and 8 inches in width in its widest part. The diameter of the cristallo gold-flecked base is 6 inches. It is very well packaged to avoid breakage in transit and comes with a special sticker and the certificate of authenticity.
As this vase is a unique piece of art made by hand, some variations of colors and patterns as well as random bubbles inside glass are possible.
by Thomas C
Beautiful art glass, just as pictured. Turns lava red when put under the light of my curio cabinet.
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!]