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Faceted Art Glass 8.5" Textured Block Vase | Made by Mandruzzato, in Murano, Italy

$795.00 AUD
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Faceted art glass block vases were produced by many manufacturers on the island of Murano, Italy, with the most popular and well-known being Mandruzzato.

Whilst the company is well-known for their exquisite pieces of highly sought after glass, they are by no means the only company that delivered such incredible pieces.

Other companies that have produced glassware in this faceted style include Campanella, V. Nason, Formia, Bucella Cristalli, Vetri Molati, Cesare Toso, Gianni Seguso and Oball, just to name a few.

Most if not all of these faceted art glass block vases feature a layered colour submerged effect, known as as 'sommerso' (the Italian word for submerged), which was made famous on the island of Murano itself.


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Manufacturer Mandruzzato

Colour Cranberry Pink, Cobalt Blue

Dimensions 8.5" tall (22cm)

Condition Excellent vintage condition with no visible wear. Retains original paper label


Mandruzzato was established in 1934 by Benjamin Mandruzzato on the island of Murano, Italy. The company is family run and today, still in operation, is overseen by Benjamin's grandson, Alessandro Mandruzzato.

You can read more about Mandruzzato, here.

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