Three shades of blue stained glass along with textured clear glass and glass bevels were used in the creation of this hanging glass panel. This original geometric design measures 18 1/2 tall by 18 1/4 inches wide, approximately 47cm by 46.5cm.
The center focal point is a diamond shaped clear glass bevel surrounded by three shades of wavy Waterglass-pale blue, medium blue and dark cobalt blue. Waterglass is manufactured by the Spectrum glass company and has a delicate texture resembling water gently moving on the surface of a lake. The clear background glass in the body of the piece is called glue chip and has a delicate texture resembling frost on a winter's window.
The two inch border is composed of both pale and cobalt blue glass in a delicate bumpy texture along with 2 inch square clear glass bevels in the corners and as accents in the border.
Crafted in the Tiffany method of glass work, each piece of glass besides the bevels have been cut by hand and fit together like a puzzle. Each piece is then wrapped with copper foil, then both sides of the panel is soldered together. Framed with a type of zinc channel framing for strength. Two loops have been soldered to the top back corners and chain will be included for hanging.
Shipping stated at highest rate via UPS in the lower 48 states. Charges to Alaska and Hawaii will be higher, please contact me for a quote. Due to the heavy weight and size of this piece, packaged it will weigh approximately 13 pounds and will need to be packaged in a box approximately 24x24x9 to keep it safe during transit. Ships via USPS Priority Mail International to Canada.
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