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Offline interiorforms

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opalino, blue, Murano?
« on: August 25, 2009, 01:40:14 PM »
My husband came home with this over the weekend; it's not in the best condition but the colors are pretty striking. In regular lighting as it is on a tabletop the colors are vivid blue and a milky white. When held it up to a light source one can see amber and green. Maybe this is a clue for some of you? I'm by no means an expert on Murano glass, but I'd guess Toso. Thanks for any comments and thoughts on this piece! -Kimberly

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Re: opalino, blue, Murano?
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2009, 02:24:55 PM »
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Re: opalino, blue, Murano?
« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2009, 11:49:04 PM »
You have to give us a chance, Many experts only come in to the forum once a week or even less often. Lovely bowl!

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Re: opalino, blue, Murano?
« Reply #3 on: August 29, 2009, 04:28:05 AM »
I think this might be AVeM I have a bowl similar to this in terms of the execution of the bowl particularly the edge. Mine is without the turned up lip but is of a similar size. My photo's were done in natural light and therefore the clear edge doesn't show up as clearly as yours.

See here http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,27955.msg152192.html#msg152192
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Re: opalino, blue, Murano?
« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2009, 12:11:20 AM »
Hi Carolyn. Thank you. The blue is spectacular.

Hello Ardy. Yes, your bowl does have striking similarities to mine. Thank you for sharing the link as it gives me a place to start looking. Thank you so much!

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Re: opalino, blue, Murano?
« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2009, 07:50:11 AM »
Yes I thought they were similar too. I was a bit disappointed with mine as I was hoping it was Seguso but as soon as I saw it I knew it wasn't A.S. but it had the AVeM label on it so I am sure that is what mine is.

It has grown on me and now I like mine a lot. Very good work and something a bit different about it.

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