Item # : A_ORS14D_05
Elegant and unique, these Murano Glass earrings are made using the most famous Murano glass technique- Millefiori (a thousand flowers)- which has become a trademark of Murano glass making. A winning combination of rich color and classic style make these earrings a perfect choice for any occasion from a weekend walk in the park to a day in the office and a dressy night on the town. A perfect token of Venice, these Murano Glass beauties will make any woman feel gorgeous and unique. Pair them with a Millefiori pendant in silver frame from our extensive Millefiori Pendants collection for a well-coordinated and truly Venetian look.
- Measurements: The round dangling part of the earring measures 5/8 inch in diameter.
- Metal used in the ear hooks and frame is 925 sterling silver.
- These Murano earrings are 100% handcrafted on Murano Island in Venice, Italy. They come with an attractive velvet pouch and a certificate of authenticity.
- Because each item is a unique work of art made by hand, slight variations of colors and patterns are possible.
by Ann B
I bought these earrings as a gift for my daughter, she loved them.
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!]
by Barbara B
I bought the necklace years ago when I was collecting art glass jewelry. Looking through the items available at Glass of Venice a few days ago and found the earrings. I had to have them. I got the sterling due to metal allergies. They absolutely look fantastic with the necklace even though bought years apart. I know I will wear these alot because I love celestial themed things, and what better than to have something you love in jewelry.
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!]
The technique of fusing together small colored fragments of glass dates all the way back to Ancient Egypt and Rome. After the fall of Rome, having been lost for centuries, this intricate technique was reinvented by Murano glass masters in the 15th century, and given new life and worldwide fame. While this technique is called "Murrine" on Murano island, outside of Venice it was dubbed "Millefiori", or "a thousand flowers" for its resemblance to a blossoming meadow.
A Millefiori design starts with the rods of different colors, each made by stretching a blob of glass into a cane. These canes are then cut into small segments, and the segments are carefully arranged by hand into a pattern that fits within a desired shape. Finally, the resulting arrangement is put into a special furnace where the tiny glass pieces are carefully fused together in high heat, and then gradually cooled off. This is how Murano masters create their famous Millefiori pendants, earrings, cufflinks, pill boxes, paperweights and many other beautiful and unique Millefiori jewelry pieces that are instantly recognized and valued for their artistic appeal and fine craftsmanship. Enjoy your Murano Glass jewelry creation, knowing that it was carefully handmade by talented Murano Glass artisans in Venice, Italy.
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