Here is a wonderful 1950's/60's Venetian glass bowl, made on the island of Murano , near Venice, Italy. Made by Aureliano Toso and designed by Dino Martens. The design is known as Mezza Filigrana.Decorated with alternating stripes of blue, brown, black and white Filigree strands and copper Aventurine. Items for this range are shown in the book Dino Martens, Muranese Glass Designer by Marc Heiremans, page 172. Please note: the plastic stand is for display purposes only and is not included.
Measures approx 2.5 inches tall by 6.5 inches in diameter at widest point. Excellent condition, no chips or cracks, just a couple of minute fleabites or scratches to the rim, shown in 3rd from last picture. Also there are a couple of small white marks inside the glass from the manufacturing process, they seem to be clusters of tiny bubbles, shown in final 2 pictures.
The item "Aureliano Toso / Dino Martens Mezza Filigrana Glass Bowl" is in sale since Wednesday, January 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian". The seller is "20thcenturyglass-shop" and is located in Bolton.This item can be shipped worldwide.