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Friday, March 11, 2011
Typical, Yet Unique
This Barbini bowl is an oxymoron in glass, as its shape is so recognizable that it's practically signature to the company, yet what makes it special is this cool minty green/caramel/gold color combination rarely seen. I'm sure this particular bowl was made in limited quantities, since in all our years of collecting we have seen very few if any in this particular coloration.