Feast your eyes on this gorgeous C.1950s Murano glass fish with gold aventurine flecked accents by A.VE.M (Arte Vetraria Muranese). AVEM, in my opinion, is a much-undervalued mid-century Murano furnace when it comes to glass fish and bird sculptures as they were mainly distributed unbranded under generic Made in Murano Italy labels and more difficult to identify as A.VE.M production. Notice the eyes and lips on this beauty--identical to two other A.VE.M fish I have listed here. No mistaking the maker. Moreover, a Worthpoint search turned up the identical design done in A.VE.M's unmistakable 'tutti frutti' design. The Murano Zoo features the same base on a bird identified as A.VE.M, although in gold aventurine. A.VE.M also produced for Jordan Imports--I've seen identical pieces with different bases, the base being the main differentiator for production sold under different retailers and distributors.
DIMENSIONS: 8.75" tall x 5" wide
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