Italian glass.

  • 164 Pages
  • 4.96 MB
  • English
Italian Institute for Foreign Trade , Rome
Glassware -- I



LC ClassificationsNK5152.A1 I82 1963
The Physical Object
Pagination164 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5267295M
LC Control Number75404442

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Venetian glass (Italian: vetro veneziano) is thought to have been made for over 1, years, and production has been concentrated on the Venetian island of Murano since the 13th century.

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