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Decanter with stopper

Translucent brown bottle-shaped decanter with two applied bands of white opaque glass on body. Spherical stopper with single applied band of white opaque glass.

Inscription

On underside: acid-stencilled mark "VENINI/MURANO/ITALIA" and circular gold embossed sticker VENINI/MURANO

Provenance

Purchased between 1955 and 1962 by Mr. Kunian's mother at Venini, Milan; 1999, gift of Stephen T. and Lois R. Kunian in memory of Charlotte C. Kunian to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Stephen T. and Lois R. Kunian in memory of Charlotte C. Kunian

Murano, about 1955

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

1999.71a-b

Medium or Technique

A fasce technique of opaque white bands of glass applied to translucent brown glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass