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Author Topic: Millefiori, number 2 . Italian???  (Read 574 times)

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Offline Andy

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Millefiori, number 2 . Italian???
« on: July 23, 2008, 03:52:05 PM »
this is pretty, 3 inches diameter, polished base, some age wear.
Italian??

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Re: Millefiori, number 2 . Italian???
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2008, 06:23:41 PM »
Hi Andy

It is a Murano. We used to have a near identical one that we bought new, with Murano sticker, in St Jean de Luz in about 1998. Cost then was a few pounds, and I doubt the price has changed much.

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