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Monday, March 7, 2011
Another Murano Mystery
...or perhaps Empoli?
One thing is clear. The Alrose label is not a factory as much as an importer (likely British or an American attempt at Anglophilia) of Italian glass for the mid-century masses. This is a fantastic example of their swirly signature look. Over 2 feet tall with a bulbous stopper which inversely mimics the bottle shape.