Large handblown pendant in white glass with murrhine decoration by Anzolo Fuga for A.V.E.M., Murano Italy, 1950's. Dimensions below are for the glass portion only.
Literature: Anzolo Fuga: Murano Glass Artist, Designs for A.V.E.M. by Rosa Barovier-Mentasti, Acanthus Press, a similar piece is illustrated on page 64 in the section titled "Multicolor Rods and Murrine". Rosa Baoriver-Mentasti knew Fuga personally and spent 2 years researching the book with full access to the A.V.E.M. archive. It is the definitive monograph on Fuga's work.
H: 21 inches
Diam: 6 inches