These pieces were purchased in Europe in 1960-70's by friends of my mother.
I believe them to be Murano glass. However, I do not find any signatures. Are there secret marks to look for? How can they be authenticated?
Your help and opinions are welcomed. Thanks.
Here is where you can see the items:http://www.georgieart.com/page12.htmlhttp://www.georgieart.com/page13.html
Images from web pages added by Frank
From first link:
Ashtray -- Beautiful piece.
Approx 4" diameter, 3" tall. Light bright green, lots of bubbles.
From second link:
Vase -- See what you think. The color doesn't show really well in this photo. It is deep green at curling top moving into deep amber at base. Size: 8.5" high, coiled wave top, solid base, 8.5" oval.