Shown here for your consideration is a huge Bird of Paradise from Vetri di Muranese Formia Art Glass Studios. This Beautiful Sculpture was executed by one of Formia's Master Glass Artists in the 1960's. The Various shades of iridescent blue, old gold, clear and sprinkles of lighter gold make this bird come alive. and actually change hues as the light changes. See especially pictures #3&4. This Big fella stands 17 inches tall and weighs 7.5 pounds and is in As-New condition. If you like the pictures, you will love the bird....A short note:..FORMIA.has not made this bird since the 60's.They still offer small special order styles in sizes from 12 to 14 inches for around 460.00....Makes the Originals in New Condition quite a bargain......Please take special notice of each pic The bird changes coloring right before your eyes..as the light and viewing angle change!!!
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