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Offline adam20

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Murano Pin dish ID needed
« on: May 19, 2011, 01:16:27 PM »
Triform in Red and yellow sommerso - 3.5" across, 2" high - label to base rubbed can read 'Hand made - Made in Murano Italy' - first word at rubbed top of label seems to be 'Genuine' - anyone any ideas of maker

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Re: Murano Pin dish ID needed
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2011, 12:23:40 AM »
"Genuine Venetian Glass" is a label that's often found on exported glass from Murano and/or what's loosely called tourist glass. No one has ever offered an account of what company produced it, that may be the name of the company itself, but it's generally glass that lies towards the lower end of the Murano scale of quality. This looks like a fairly nice piece for them. 

I hope this helps.

David
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