Presenting a fabulous vintage Murano art glass shell bowl, expertly hand crafted by a master Italian glass artist, most likely Archimede Seguso, circa 1950s. This exquisite piece has been crafted in a striking pink alabastro glass which glistens with a beautiful milky opalescence and almost appears to glow from within. The opalescent alabastro is created by layering a milky white atop a striking cranberry pink layer.
The glass glistens with a striking fiery orange tones with light illuminating the form. This piece has been expertly tooled to create a sleek, freestanding shell shaped form. The beautifully ribbed tail of the shell magnificently accentuates the stunning sparkle of the glass. The striking colours glisten with an electric intensity as they reflect off the thick rim and elegant curves. This fabulous Murano glass piece is presented in excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks or repairs.This stunning piece has been exceptionally well cared for and presents spectacularly. This piece is beautifully finished with a quality, flat ground polished base. This fabulous Murano glass shell stands approx 60mms tall, measures 90mms in length and 60mms in width. This exquisite piece would make a fine addition to any vintage Murano art glass collection. A perfect gift idea for the discerning admirer of fine quality, hand crafted, artistically designed vintage items of sheer beauty!
Well below gallery or antique shop prices! International buyers are most welcome. Sorry, no personal cheques accepted. All items are professionally packaged using quality materials. We individually hand select quality vintage, antique, well designed and hand crafted pre-loved items, and proudly offer our finds for sale.We aim to describe and visually represent our items as accurately as possible. The item "VINTAGE ITALIAN MURANO SEGUSO PINK OPALESCENT ALABASTRO ART GLASS SHELL BOWL" is in sale since Thursday, October 15, 2015. This item is in the category "Pottery, Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian". The seller is "threetreefrogs" and is located in Melbourne, Victoria. This item can be shipped worldwide.