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Offline Alton11

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Murano Bowl Info Needed
« on: April 15, 2011, 11:21:40 PM »
Bought this today at a yard sale( $4 ). Was wondering if it was real. Also, when it was made and possibly the maker. It is very thick( looks to be 4 layers or so )with a solid white base. About 6x4x2 inches. any info would be greatly appreciated. thnx for looking.


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Re: Murano Bowl Info Needed
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2011, 11:30:32 PM »
 :thup: :thup:  Hi, great find for $4....that is my kind of Price.

yes, it is real and the label says it is Venetian Glass.  I believe this is called Tutti Fruitti where all the colors are like that.  I am not sure of the maker.....maybe ??  Avem may have make it......that is a mere Guess????

Others that know much more knowledge than me will be able to help you..... :thup:  

Here some other examples: 
http://www.great-glass.co.uk/library/lib4ab.htm
http://www.20thcenturyglass.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=65_176&products_id=2447
http://www.oldluxe.com/Multi-Colored-Vintage-AVEM-Bowl-Glass-Murano-TuttI-Frutti-216.htm

All I know is Good Find, and Nice price !!!
:fwr: Rose
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Re: Murano Bowl Info Needed
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2011, 05:16:20 AM »
The label 'Geniune Venetian Glass' is a generic label. I have it on about a dozen pieces. Interestingly the other label looks like a stock label. As to maker, it could have been anyone. Is a lovely bowl though, one of the nicer looking ones I have seen (i don't own any of these though).


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Re: Murano Bowl Info Needed
« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2011, 02:07:30 AM »
Hi

You are right with the pattern name.  The most likely maker for this would be AVEM around 1950 to 1960 but it could also be another firm utilising the same techniques.

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