Antonio Da Ros for Ars Cenedese Murano
Rare bottle-shaped vase, ca. 1950’s
Sommerso - Submerged Glass
33 cm ( 13 8/8 in )
11.5 cm ( 4 1/4 in )
Sommerso (“submerged” in Italian) is the glassmaking technique of creating two or more layers of contrasting glass without the colours mixing together. It is formed by dipping coloured glass into molten glass of a different colour, before blowing the glass into the required form.