Murano glass goblet Venetian SALVIATI style stunning cabinet collectors item
Glasses comparable in form to this goblet in opalescent glass, with a multitude of applied floral motifs and a distinctive mandala-styled motif attached to the stem, were exhibited by the Venice and Murano Glass and Mosaic Company in several International Exhibitions prior to 1880, and notably at the 1878 Exhibition in Paris. A few copies were produced but for a short period because it is a show piece and not a commercial style. Murano glass goblet Venetian SALVIATI style and period stunning cabinet collectors item. A style that enjoyed much acclaim but obviously not widely commercially practical. Nevertheless a great collectors item.
This goblet is in amazing condition but has a small loss low down the stem near base see pictures. Measures around 20 cm high approximately.The item "Murano glass goblet Venetian SALVIATI style stunning cabinet collectors item" is in sale since Sunday, September 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian". The seller is "ladybird166" and is located in chumleigh, Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Glassware Era: Victorian (1840-1900)
- Maker: Murano
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Country of Origin: Italy/ Venetian
- Glassware Type: Art Glassware
- Object Type: Vase
- Glassmaking Technique: Hand Blown
- Type of Glass: Blown Glass
- Brand: Salviati era
- City of Origin: Murano
- Country/Region of Origin: Italy