Item # : OM_PN263
The talented Murano Glass masters of Venice were always inspired by their unique city that lived in close if sometimes tumultuous relationship with the sea. Their artistic and historical heritage, along with incredible skill, allowed them to craft this one-of-a-kind pendant that provides a window into the mysterious world of the sea, showcasing its colorful creatures, such as tropical fish, starfish and shellfish. With a beautiful blending of colors one can almost feel the texture of the sand mixing with the blues of the water, and marvel at the extraordinary raised detail of the aquatic life. This Murano Glass pendant is a wearable work of art, which manages to freeze in time the tranquility and magic of the sea. This pendant is a perfect piece of jewelry to wear in the spring or summer with a light dress or a t-shirt, and a great accent to put on in the winter, when everyone reminisces about the warm summer days.Measurements: This Murano Glass pendant measures approximately 2-1/4 inches in diameter.The pendant comes with an attractive velvet pouch and the certificate of authenticity.This pendant was crafted by hand under an open flame in a traditional Murano Glass workshop on Murano island in Venice Because this Murano pendant is a unique work of art made by hand, slight variations of colors and patterns are possible.
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Lampworking technique of glass-making, which dates back to ancient Egypt, was revived by Murano glass artisans around the fourteenth century. This technique is based on heating up a blob of glass under a small flame from a lamp or a torch until it reaches malleable state, then blowing and using simple tools or just hands to create various forms and designs. Lampworking allows the artisan's creativity to blossom, as copper sparkles, various minerals, and pieces of glass cane are fused together in this process to create rich colors and imaginative patterns that are always unique. Murano Glass masters often use lampworking method to create small jewelry, such as pendants, earrings, or rings, as well as keychains, barrettes, pillboxes, and figurines.
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