- UNIQUE COLORED PIECE -
Available in different shades of color when out of stock.
This violet hippopotamus, entirely handcrafted in the furnace, is a unique and precious piece of art, symbol of the strength of Murano glass tradition. This original Murano glass animal is also a lovely glass gift idea for a special event.
Just imagine this glass sculpture on your coffee table or as a design element on your entrance hall console. It will certainly amaze your guests.
As these sculptures are completely handmade, one by one, the unique composition of murrine or other small details can never be identical, and may not correspond exactly to the item depicted. The beauty of this sculpture is precisely in its uniqueness, in the master glassmaker's artistic energy, a moment frozen in glass.
Regardless of the place where it is displayed, it will always distinguish itself thanks to its elegant and particular design, achieved through the hardworking process of glass blowing.
Every day Murano glassmakers realize Murano glass objects. The Master sets up the work and coordinates his “serventi“ which help him in the preparation of the piece using incandescent furnaces: first of all they draw their desired object on some papers hanging close to the kilns 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 this authentic sculpture, which is entirely made in the heart of Venice, you can decor your house with an Italian lifestyle point of view, combining beauty and simplicity.
This product, like all products on YourMurano is handmade blown by some of the most Famous Murano island glassmakers and it represents the emblem of this beautiful Island.