Fine green and blue midcentury Murano faceted sommerso orb shaped block vase /candleholder /ashtray /trinket dish /sculpture hand made using the sommerso technique of submerging different layers of color between clear glass. The cut facets add amazing specular effect. This design was perfected by Flavio Poli, Murano, Italy. 4½ inches (11.43 cm) tall. Weighs 3 pounds (1.3 kg).