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Old 03-17-2012, 02:54 PM
mc3378 mc3378 is offline
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Unhappy Another Murano mistake and a new lesson learned

I got this flower at an estate sale recently and was happy to see a label on it, since I have so few with labels. Came home with my new find looked on the internet since most was in Italian, only to get led here where I come all the time. In 2010 TxSilver posted this label is not murano instead it means glass made using murano techniques of a master. What a disappointment.
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Old 03-17-2012, 11:26 PM
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I can be such a kill joy.

I have bought things so often that were Chinese or worse. I consider the purchases pieces of glass education. I usually don't pay enough to seriously miss the money (with some exceptions). And the pieces teach so much about the look of glass to avoid.

BTW, I think this type glass is very pretty. It just isn't Murano glass.
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Old 03-19-2012, 08:49 PM
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It happens, all of us have done it, more than once. :-) As long as you are OK with the price you paid, its a great flower, perfect for spring. Enjoy.
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Old 03-20-2012, 09:26 PM
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Thanks for the nice input.
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