Millefiori Necklace, Hand knotted Venetian Glass Beads, 28"
- $ 95.00
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Millefiori is a glasswork technique which...
Millefiori is a glasswork technique which produces distinctive decorative patterns on glassware. The term is a combination of the Italian words "mille" (thousand) and "fiori" (flowers). The millefiori technique involves the production of glass canes or rods, known as murrine, with multicolored patterns which are viewable only from the cut ends of the cane.  A murrine rod is heated in a furnace and pulled until thin while still maintaining the cross section's design. It is then cut into beads or discs when cooled.
Approx. Size: 28" long
Condition: Very good
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