Please support the Glass Message Board by using our links
Look for glass on
 ebay.co.uk 
Look for glass on
 eBay.com (US)

Author Topic: Italy Label--STELVIA--HELP with more information  (Read 3248 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Idealist

  • Guest
Italy Label--STELVIA--HELP with more information
« on: August 13, 2005, 04:19:50 AM »
I have this vase that has original sticker.  Is it Venetian Glass?  Sticker says Stelvia Made in Italy, and Fatto A Mano (I think this means made by hand).  Also is Stelvia an area in Italy (like Murano is)??  Does anyone know artist, date, possible book value.  Thanks, as I have never posted on board before.... :o   How would one describe this vase???

http://img108.imageshack.us/img108/2294/venetian23nd.jpg
http://img108.imageshack.us/img108/7260/venetian16kf.jpg
 

Mod: Image links dead

Oh, and there is also a little dog that is on a cot like thing.  I don't know if you can see it on label.  Thanks


Sklounion

  • Guest
Italy Label--STELVIA--HELP with more information
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2005, 06:09:17 AM »
One of the Empoli glass-works, dating to @ 1950.
http://www.leonet.it/firms/centrovetro/stelvia2.html

Regards,

Le Casson


Offline Jackie

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 18
    • http://www.muranopaperweights.co.uk
Italy Label--STELVIA--HELP with more information
« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2005, 08:47:33 PM »
Goodness - I have your vase's elder twin sisters - taller and slimmer and slightly brighter colour, but unmistakably related!


Offline David555

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 712
Italy Label--STELVIA--HELP with more information
« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2005, 11:48:47 PM »
This dog Is also Empoli - has same STELVIA label on - just to show how varied this company was - this is part of my Murano glass animal collection

Thing is it weighs 600g - LOL - its heavy

LC is right your vase like my dog is c1950 - 60 - the company closed in 1960s

http://tinypic.com/ddgg41.jpg  Mod: Image link dead
David is my Father's name, 555 is the number of man ('The Pixies'), but please call me ADAM P.


Offline Ivo

  • Author
  • Members
  • ***
  • Posts: 8178
  • Gender: Male
Italy Label--STELVIA--HELP with more information
« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2005, 07:04:17 AM »
My copy has the Stelvia cooperative listed as [?-present] :D


 

Look for glass on
 ebay.co.uk 
Look for glass on
 eBay.com (US)

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum


This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand