Murano decorative glass sculpture - “whale tail”

Aug 09, 2021. 14:50 UTC
Murano Decorative Glass Sculpture - “Whale Tail”
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Murano glass

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Murano Decorative Glass Sculpture - “Whale Tail” Hand made glass sculpture with various vibrant colors contained within and accenting the piece. By Tino Rossi Height of glass - 19” Width of span - 16.5” Diameter at base of glass sculpture- 3.5” Black base - 5” x 5.5” x 2.25”


I bought this piece at the Murano factory (Nuova Venier) in Venice, Italy in August 2009.

Answered within about 3 hours
Aug 09, 17:19 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$500 - $800 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$800 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Maria,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A Tino Rossi hand-blown multi-colored whale-tail sculpture
Made at Nuova Venier, Murano, Venice, Italy circa 2009
A sculpture in the shape of a whale's tail, on a black base. Together with certificates of authenticity
overall height 19 inches, width 16 1/2 inches, diameter of base 3 1/2 inches. On a black base 5 by 5 1/2 by 2 1/4 inches.
CONDITION: appears to be in excellent condition
PROVENANCE: purchased in Murano in 2009
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Please let us know if you have additional items to appraise, and thank you again for using Mearto.

Maria saputo Sep 08, 19:35 UTC

Hello, I submitted a form to publish my piece on Mearto’s marketplace but have not received a response. I sent multiple e-mails. How can I get in touch with someone to discuss. Thank you.

Delia Sep 08, 20:16 UTC

Hi Maria,
I apologize you haven't heard back from anyone. You should email [email protected] but I'll also ask them to reach out to you too.

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