I bought this at the glass factory that was right next to Saint Mark’s Cathedral in Vince, Italy in 1973. I watched them blowing glass there.
I bought this item myself in 1973 from the factory/store next to St. Mark’s Cathedral in Venice. There has been no other owner.
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
A vintage Venetian Bohemian style hand gilt and enameled glass decanter set
made in Venice, Italy, circa 1975
Comprising a baluster-form stoppered decanter and 6 flaring tumblers, all with gilt and enamel overlay over blue glass.
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition; value assumes no chips, cracks, breaks or repairs.
PROVENANCE: original owner, purchased in Venice
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.
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