Item # : BL_R0213_A2
The romance of Venice, its rare beauty, and its floating palaces touched up with gold - all this comes to life in this elegant and exquisite Murano Glass candle holder. The candle holder features graceful tulip-inspired shape, fine detailing, and exceptional quality translucent feather-light glass handcrafted in ancient Murano tradition and trimmed with 24K gold. This unique Venetian candlestick is a rare artistic accessory fit for a royal residence.
Exquisite Venetian candle holders featuring ancient glass-making techniques make a perfect gift for anyone with appreciation for European flair and Italian style.
Measurements: The Murano Glass Candlestick is about 9-1/2 inches tall. The base is 3-1/2 inches in diameter. The top"flower" is 2-1/2 inches in diameter in its widest part with 1-1/4 in diameter of the opening.
This Venetian candle holder is much more than a functional piece of home decor, it is a piece of art created by Murano masters whose work is displayed in museums and private collections worldwide. The candlestick features the signature of the glass master on the base, has an attached sticker proving its authenticity and origin, and is accompanied by the certificate of authenticity.
Lampworking technique is an ancient method of glass-making where the master artisan uses a small flame to heat up glass canes, and then turns these glass canes constantly to blow and shape the glass object under the fire to give it the desired shape and design. Using various design touches such as colored borders, ribbed surfaces, decorative flowers the artisan creates Murano Glass candle holders, drinking glasses, wine glasses and other tableware and stemware that is elaborate, translucent and lightweight.