Vetro Verde di Empoli Vase Murano Green Glass 1960
A beautiful green mouth-blown glass vase from Empoli, a glass region in Italy known for it's green glassware. This piece was manufactured in the 1960s.
The town of Empoli is located in Tuscany close to Florence, its history of glass manufactures goes back to the thirteenth century. The traditional green color is a result of the iron oxide content in the sand of the rivers around Empoli.