This spectacular set of six Murano glass tumblers “goti” drinking glasses features silver leaf and raised murrine on the surface. The final brushstroke of colored glass in the shape of a coulee makes each piece exquisitely unique.
It is composed of drinking glasses with raised murrine and a Murano glass coulee in different colours: violet, red, blue, green, light blue and multicoloured. The master glassmaker's signature is clearly visible on the surface of each glass. The set is available with drinking glasses alone, or with the addition of a matching carafe for wine or water.
Originally, the term “goti“ referred to the drinking glasses used by the Murano artisans during the hardworking process of glass blowing. Each glass was different from one another so that artisans could easily identify their glass to drink water in front of the burning furnaces.
This modern set of “goti de fornasa” spreads light, color and tradition in any setting. 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 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.