This listing is for a STUNNING pair of Mid-Century Murano Sommerso Art Glass figural apple and pear bookends by Alfredo Barbini. These gorgeous bookends have a rich ruby/amethyst interior cased within thick vibrant blue glass with controlled bubbles throughout with applied clear glass leaves. Each piece i s in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or noted damage. These high quality art glass bookends do not have their original Barbini, Murano Italy labels, however, we have had another set with original labels so we are sure of this attribution.
Apple measures 4 1/2" high and 5 5/8" in diameter. Pear measures 7 1/4" high and 4" wide. Combined weight is 5.0 pounds.
If you collect Murano glass, you will love this gorgeous pair of bookends! We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "MURANO SOMMERSO BARBINI MID-CENTURY ART GLASS BOOKENDS, CONTROLLED BUBBLES" is in sale since Monday, July 21, 2014.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Pottery & Glassware\Vases". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.