MASSIVE Modern Luigi Onesto Murano Sommerso Glass Decanter | Bottle | Perfume

$500.00

I often wonder what of contemporary Murano glass production will be as highly coveted as the mid-20th century work in the future and in general, I don't think there's much. Many of Murano's more recent pieces are 'proven' designs popular at the retail level--using the same styles and techniques combined with cheaper and more efficient production methods than those of last century. However, I believe that Luigi Onesto and Oball glass (founded in 1982), already one of the top post-mid-century brands, will stand the test of time because their work takes sommerso glass to a whole new level. Onesto's 'modern' spin on the mid-century Murano glass masters is the amplification of SCALE--e.g. take a highly difficult technical process like sommerso and ramp it up to outsized, even outlandish proportions. Oball's massive sommerso 'perfume' bottles are already legendary, but this beauty is the MOTHER of all of them. Seriously. We're talking MASSIVE--nearly 15 inches tall and 6" wide. It must weigh 15 lbs. And, it's in PERFECT condition.

Our beauty is signed L.Onesto/Oball and there's a label on it, probably from the retailer who originally sold it.

See the rest of our gorgeous Oball perfume bottles here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/GLASSpheme/items?ref=hdr_shop_menu&search_query=oball+sommerso


Dimensions: 14.5" tall x 6" wide
Condition: Perfect

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