Rare Murano Signed Licio Zanetti Alexandrite Neodymium Glass Horse Head Figurine. Neodymium glass (also known as Alexandrite glass), changes colour according to different lighting conditions. The glass appears lilac (or sometimes pink) in natural sunlight or yellow artificial light, and smoky blue in fluorescent/white light. This is due to the presence of Neodymium oxide (Nd²O³) in the glass.
Glassware containing Neodymium was produced in several countries, including Scandinavia, Italy, and the Czech Republic. The shades of lilac, pink and blue can vary greatly depending on the glass mixture. Item has some damage to the top part, one of the ears is broken and top part of the piece is chipped.
Some fleabites on the side. All shown in the last pictures. The item "Rare Murano Signed Licio Zanetti Alexandrite Neodymium Glass Horse Head Figurine" is in sale since Friday, August 6, 2021.This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian". The seller is "artglassuk" and is located in Boston.
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