murrina del pavone

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Object Name: 
Peacock Cane
Title: 
murrina del pavone
Accession Number: 
77.3.35
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.4 cm, W: 2 cm, Th: 0.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1913
Credit Line: 
Gift of Guido and Emilio Barovier
Primary Description: 
Black, polychrome non-lead glasses; mosaic, millefiori, cut and polished. Flat, oval form, black background, with an elaborate depiction of a peacock done in a mosaic-millefiori process.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Barovier, Emilio (Italian), Former Collection
1977
Barovier, Guido (Italian), Former Collection
1977
Category: 
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1995-06-03 through 1995-10-22
An Important Private Collection of Italian Glass (2000-11-30) illustrated, lot #2;
Designs in Miniature: The Story of Mosaic Glass (1995) illustrated, p. 37, Fig. 40; BIB# 26765
Cane and Murrine Decoration in 20th Century Glass (1995) illustrated, p. 21;
Il Vetro di Murano, Storia, Techniche, Arredamento Il Design Del Vetro Muranese Dai Primi Anni '20 al 1940 (1994) illustrated, Fig. 17, Vol. I, after p. 81; Fig. 38, Vol. II; BIB# 103871