Vintage 1980s Murano Venetian GAMBARO + POGGi Italian ArT GLaSs Angel Fish Millefiori Authentic Italian, Murano, Gambaro & Poggi attributed, art glass Angel Fish paperweight/figurine. Made by one of the premier glass furnaces on the island of Murano, Italy--in Venice Bay--c. Pure gold dust (aventurine) between millefiori and the final sommerso layer--clear glass, it's a stunning piece of artistic excellence! As always--from OnMyWatch--it's 100% damage-free!
And, it's even more beautiful in person! Excellent addition to an art glass collection, or a thoughtful gift for a special person--including yourself--of course! DIMENSIONS: 4" long (cm) x 3" high WEIGHT: ½-pound 227 g. CONDITION: Excellent Vintage: Free from any damage or restoration.
Vintage MURANO GAMBARO+POGGi Angel Fish MILLEFIORI ArT GLaSs Italy 24k GOLD. Please carefully inspect all the photos. Try to ignore any flash, reflection or cast shadow.
Item pictured is the same one you will receive! View Our Other Items For Sale. Sommerso Minty Condition 24k Gold Aventurine. Reasonable offers cheerfully entertained & often accepted! Is proud to offer you this authentic.Italian art glass Angel Fish paperweight or figurine. Ne of the premier glass furnaces on the island of Murano, Italy. Circa the 1980s, with first a. Cobalt-blue core, decorated with a. Pure, metallic gold flake is then. Which is then finally finished by a clear, protective. It's a stunning piece of artistic excellence! And it shows the expected shelf-wear consistent with it's age. As always--from OnMyWatch--it's completely. Though this piece retains no label, it is our considered opinion. That it's clearly of a style, technique and high-level of skill that's found coming from the furnaces of Gambaro & Poggi. Excellent addition to an art glass collection, or a thoughtful gift for a special person.
4" long (10.16 cm) x 3" high. In gift and collector-grade, condition. FULL CONDITION REPORT: We thoroughly inspected this piece and found no cracks, chips, nicks, scuffs, flea bites, flakes, hairlines, significant scratches, repairs or evidence of grinding.Can be seen or felt. Any natural indentations, bubbles, tool marks and/or any other natural textural features are all original to this piece and normal for hand blown glass. Wear to the base is consistent with age.
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You'll never wish for surgical skillsto make incision after incision--on your way to your delicate treasure! Once box is open, just pull a clearly labeled quick-release tab to get all the way inside! BEWARE of FAKE Murano Glass! All Murano art glass is made on the small Italian island group of Murano--in Venice bay.
Even those glassblowers who may have learned in Italy, or have ancestors from Murano, don't make'Murano glass'! The Chinese have for the past 20-years been trying to copy Murano birds, free-forms, fish, sailboats, vases--producing inferior quality items that they mass-produce in China and flood the U.
Market, trying to pass them off as genuine. Are easily recognized as one of the more common Chinese knock-off brands.Many fakes are not labeled, or have telltale labels removed! It takes examining and studying hundreds of examples to know for sure, but here is a quick clue. The fakes are usually crude, inferior work, that when labeled almost. They rarely have metallic inclusions flakes/dust, a. And when they do it is. At OnMyWatch, we are experienced collectors who only offer genuine, vintage Murano art glass! Feel free to message us, with a photo or item number, for a free opinion. We'll tell you if we think it is genuine!
Near Venice has been producing glass since the thirteenth century 1292. Having been banned from mainland Venice, for. Threat of fire hazard, t. First produced beads and mirrors, soon progressing to chandeliers and architectural stained glass for Italys hundreds of churches, chapels and basilicas. Soon they widened their output to include pressed glass, tableware and art glass.
The surge in popularity of beautiful, high quality decorative glass in the post-war boom. Mid-20th-century expansion in demand and production on Murano. The hardworking Italian glassblowers of Murano can truly be called the Godfathers of modern day glass. Vetreria Artistica Gambaro & Poggi Glass Company was founded in 1974 by Mario Gambaro and Bruno Poggi.
The two brothers in law Mario is married with Brunos sister were born and grew up in Murano. As for all previous and present glass masters, their training was working with some of the most famous glass artists in their case Archimede Seguso and Alfredo Barbini or at some of the most important glass companies, as Seguso Vetri dArte, Vincenzo Nason and Barovier & Toso. Their company soon became popular for their refined products and their new styles and shapes.
Gambaro & Poggi was specially famous for the production of artistic glass objects which probably represent, together with chandeliers, the most famous and typical Murano Glass production: big and small traditional craftsmanship masterpieces bowls, vases, plates, animals, candleholders, table lamps, carafes, drinking glasses, sculptures. (Gambaro & Poggi is now named Gambaro & Tagliapietra Glass Company). (within one week's time).For any, until you receive the final combined invoice for all. We will consult with you regarding the extent to which combining is feasible, insurable and safe for fragile items. There are limits to sensible combinations though, so please trust us to work in your best interests! Please simply notify us that you would like to combine and when you have finished shopping. PHOTOGRAPHY POLICY : Photos are considered part of the listing description.
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The item "Vtg MURANO GAMBARO+POGGi Angel Fish MILLEFIORI ArT GLaSs Italy 24k GOLD EVC" is in sale since Tuesday, December 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian". The seller is "onmywatch" and is located in Naples, Florida.
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