This exquisite original mid century art glass Murano Italy Bird Sculpture features the Avventurina (gold metal flecks embedded in the glass to reflect light and movement) technique. The high plinth base is truly elegant as is the elegant bird. There is no damage; it came from a lifetime antique dealers estate. Height is approximately 12.5, width approximately 8", on a 4" by 4" base. The Murano Artist know for this technique was Archimede Seguso. An extremely fine piece of art glass, this Murano sculpture embodies the best of Italian master artists. We will have this specialty packaged to send to you safely by wonderfully competent professional packaging in our area. This art glass sculpture came from a lifetime collection of an antique dealer.