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Author Topic: Murano? Id please  (Read 1005 times)

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Offline Elmwood

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Murano? Id please
« on: October 22, 2009, 07:15:59 PM »
Hi all,

Having now confirmed this is not Whitefriars and having spotted 2 of these bowls listed under WF online, would anyone be able to confirm whether it is indeed Murano? As I have thought from when it was bought.

TIA Sharron

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Re: Murano? Id please
« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2009, 07:59:58 PM »
The color is one often used for Murano glass. The look of the glass and the smoothness of the base look very much like Murano glass. The form is a common one used. I am fairly confident that it is Murano. This is one of my favorite shades of amber.
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Offline Elmwood

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Re: Murano? Id please
« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2009, 08:03:10 PM »
Thankyou so much Anita,

I really like this colour too- it is so rich, and the organic shape very appealing.

Thanks Sharron


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