Thursday, February 24, 2011

Featured Item: Handcarved Wood Grizzly Bear w Butterfly

Adorable handcarved wooden bear frightened by a butterfly on his leg.  He's just looking at it to see what it may do.  So adorable. 

The wood is a reddish color with very light sealant. This piece is not marked. Measures 5" tall x 3-1/2" wide.


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Saturday, February 12, 2011

Featured Item: Arte Murano ICET Venezuela Glass Fish

In the 13th century,Venetian glassworkers were isolated on the island of Murano to protect Venice from the theft of the secret of making crystal-clear glass. It was the clarity of Venetian glass plus its ability to be blown into any shape that made the secret so highly prized.

Light green glass ~ manufacturer's label ~ No cracks or chips. Measures 5-1/2" tall x 5" long.

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