23-206- XXL Oball Murano Sommerso Teardrop Vase


A superb example of the art glass from Oball glass works in Murano, Italy. This heavy vase measures 10.5 inches tall. It is a flattened teardrop form with a ground pontil. Vetreria Artistica Oball was founded by Luigi Onesto, later joined by his sons Fabio and Michele and is still producing today. This piece is a fine example of their artistry. Contemporary mouth-blown, hand finished sommerso technique with several colors encased in clear crystal. Original label. No chips or scratches. The interior has a little residue near the mouth from use.