" glass has carried special meaning in the furnaces of Murano for a long time. These are the glasses that the workers create for their own personal use while at the furnace, and creating a unique look and style is often a form of showmanship. Our "goti
" are created entirely by hand, including the decorative slices of millefiori cane sprinkled throughout each glass. An additional element in each glass is sterling silver foil, submerged slightly under the exterior which adds a little sparkle to each piece.
The color is a very deep red with assorted pieces of millefiori.
The style of this glass is meant to be irregular in shape, size and decoration, so no two will ever be exactly alike. Typically they will range in size from 4 1/4 to 4 3/4 inches in height.
These were mouthblown in the LaFenice Murano Glass Factory.
Handmade in Murano, Italy.