Jewelry and watches handmade by Murano Glass artisans represent the millennial tradition of fine craftsmanship and innovative design. Even the most discerning woman will love Murano Glass jewelry which channels the delicate beauty of Venice.
Elegant Murano Glass accessories bring color and fresh breath of Venetian air into your life. Enjoy our selection of fine Murano Glass personal and office accessories handcrafted by top Murano Glass artisans.
Beautiful home brings a lot of happy moments into your life. Enjoy our large selection of artistic Murano Glass home accents imported directly from Venice, Italy and handcrafted by the best glass artisans on Murano Island.
Dine and entertain in style with fine Murano Glass tableware and barware. Our bowls, plates, tumblers, goblets, decanters, pitchers and other fine pieces come from the workshops of the most famous Murano artisans whose families have been blowing glass for generations.
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When you put on this unique Venetian Glass ring and get ready to turn heads everywhere you go. The rich colors and unique pattern handcrafted by talented Murano Glass artisans pay tribute to the centuries-old traditions of fine decorative glass-making that made Murano Island world-famous. The chic mosaic design that makes this Venetian ring stand out is achieved with the use of complex and labor intensive Millefiori technique invented thousands of years ago in ancient Egypt. After creating thin glass canes with patterns inside, the artisans cut them into tiny mosaic pieces, then assemble the pieces in patterns and fuse them together in special furnaces. The result is a burst of colors and dazzling pattern that is a pleasure to look at and a joy to wear. Pair this Murano ring with a Millefiori pendant, earrings, hair clips and more from our extensive Millefiori collection for a perfectly coordinated look. Measurements: The ring's central bead has a diameter of 1 inch and thickness of 3/8 inch. The band is silver-plated and adjustable to fit any finger size. The ring comes with an attractive velvet pouch and a certificate of authenticity.
Because each Murano Glass piece is a unique work of art made by hand, slight variations of colors and patterns are possible.
It is pretty and looks just like the picture. I gave it as a gift; I encouraged the recipient to let me be responsible for it if she didn't want it, but she decided to keep it, so that tells me that she wanted it.
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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.
GlassOfVenice is the top U.S. retailer of authentic hand-made Murano Glass. We import products directly from the factories in Murano, Italy and ship from our warehouse in the U.S.A. Every Venetian Glass product we sell is made in Italy and comes with Certificate Of Authenticity.