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Friday, July 30, 2010
Some Sommerso is simply superior. These faceted pieces are likely from Italian company Mandruzzato, which in the 50's and 60's mastered the craft of polishing layered glass into gem-like vessels such as these. The significant size of the center piece is worth mentioning, since it towers over the typical size at around a foot tall! Beautiful in this rich chocolate brown and yellow color combination.