Ewer with Lion Mask (Technique)

Ewer with Lion Mask (Technique)

[William Gudenrath]: One of the most populardecorative techniques that Venetian glassworkers invented in the 16th century, and continuedto use to this day, is cane work or filigrana. Filigrana is made by taking a mass of whiteglass, covering it thickly with clear glass, and then drawing that mass out to become along thin cane. Sometimes when …

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