This precious drinking set made with gold leaf and murrina is Venetian craftsmanship translated into glass: Barena is Venice.
The eye is drawn to the colourful patterns, reminiscent of luxury tapestries that decorate the palaces along the Grand Canal still today. This set is composed by six glasses and each glass is created in murrine, covered by an amazing gold leaf.
All “goti de fornasa” glasses, it is born from the creative energy of the master glassmaker in the instant of creation, and is a unique, unrepeatable piece of art.
They are created as decorative objects, they bright up the table and any other furniture thanks to their joyful appearance but they are also elegant objects which you can use for important occasions. They are adaptable to different styles: elegant, shabby chic, classic or modern tables.
Also, these amazing blown glass tumblers are the perfect choice for your everyday life. Thanks to their resistant glass, you can use them daily for your family dinners or fancy dinners with your guests. The are nice to the touch because of their rounded board edges, lightweight but made of solid and long lasting substance.
Thus, they work perfectly as everyday life objects, but you just need to pay attention to thermal shocks to avoid possible damages and preserve the quality of the product. They can be easily washed, but we suggest to not use the dishwasher.
They are created by Murano artisans through the hardworking process of glass blowing. The Master sets up the work and coordinates his “serventi“ which help him in the preparation of the piece using incandescent furnaces: first they draw their desired object on some papers hanging close to the furnaces then, once the glass is at the right temperature, the glassmakers shape quickly the material to obtain their glass artwork.
Whether you already visited Venice or not, having this piece of art in your house will allow you to live the “Venetian Dream“. By bringing into your house these authentic glass tumblers, which are entirely made in the heart of Venice, you can decor your house with an Italian lifestyle point of view, combining beauty and simplicity.
This glassware set symbolize the amazing Murano tradition of glass production.