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SALE Mid-Century Alfredo BARBINI Murano Fruit Shape BOOKENDS Documented

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  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: glass, crystal
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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  • Vintage item from the 1950s
  • Materials: glass, crystal
  • Ships worldwide from United States

This shop accepts Etsy gift cards

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Charming pair of mid-century Italian Murano Peach & Pear Bookends with vibrant orange Lattimo . Glass core. They outer layer is infused with a controlled bubble pattern and delicate gold fleck which makes for a luxurious appearance. Design and manufacture are by Alfredo Barbini and an identical pair of bookends is documented in a 1960s Weil Glass Import catalog as shown in the last photo. A copy of the page and a biography of Alfredo Barbini will accompany the purchase as documentation. The pear stands 6” high and has a circumference of 11.5”. The peach measures 4.5” in height, 12” circumference. The glass is in excellent condition, without damage repair of age wear and the original Weil Glass & Ceramic Import label is still attached which adds important collectible value. International inquiries are welcome and postage is based on 6 lbs packaged weight. SALE price valid until Sept30.

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