Large Murano blown art glass bowl has teal,
aqua and green swirls with gold aventurine interior, a scallop rim and a high contrast, bright white exterior encased entirely with sparkling clear glass. Maker attributed to Barbini, Murano, Italy.
Original hand-colored engraving from an early-1800s guide to
vases, altars, and other antiques found in museums and private collections. Shown is a patera, a shallow ceramic or metal libation bowl. Displayed in a wood frame with conservation matting and ultraviolet ...