Glass Of is one such place, where passion for Venice, its cultural and historic heritage, and its beautiful Murano Glass is at the heart of everything we do.Should you decide to buy from us, or anyone else, just go by this guide to have confidence in your choice.How can I be sure that I am buying a genuine work of Venetian masters, a piece of authentic Murano Glass?This question is by far the most common one among those we receive. The design is colorful, eye-catching, and intricate. The base has a black glass plug with a hole to allow for expansion of the air inside in hot conditions. Elegant rich red and aventurine ribbons spaced with double-twisted filigree. 3 1/8 inch diameter; 2 3/4 inches tall; one pound and six ounces. Stunning concentric closepack in the style of Baccarat and Clichy. Authentic Murano Glass is worth purchasing, owning and passing to the next generations, or gifting to your loved ones.
While there exists the official Murano Glass Consortium, the membership in it is not compulsory and is fee-based, and at present only a relatively small group of Murano’s glass-making companies are the members of that consortium, mainly for practical and financial reasons.Finally, look at the price and research where it fits in comparison to prices other sellers charge for similar objects (make sure the style and size of the objects you compare is similar and technique is the same).Be on alert for prices that are way too low, this may be a sign of a counterfeit.However, if your piece does not have any markings or labels, it does not automatically mean that it is not genuine.Keep in mind that there is no legal requirement in Italy or beyond that Murano Glass come with some sort of a standard stamp, sticker or any other identifying sign.