(3162) Antique J. Franchini glass Murrina of sun set in a New 18K gold ring. | eBay
Murrine 1838-1924", Arsenale Editrice, Venezia 1990, page 42, pic.417. This is a rare murrina depicting the sun, with one cane for the face, and various slices of another for the rays,the whole having an intense strength.
Details about (3066) Antique Ulderico Moretti rooster Murrina 18K gold ring Murano 1924
Murrine 1838-1924", Arsenale Editrice, Venezia 1990, page 174, pic. The history of this murrina: representing Murano with a rooster was an act of protest against the decision to put Murano, which was an independent town hall with its own mayor, under the authority of Venezia in 1923.
(2655) Paperweight P. Bigaglia-L. MORETTI, Murano-Venezia, 1888/1894. | eBay
Pietro Bigaglia made paperweights mainly to recover the processing waste from the production of filigree and twisted canes, adding glazes and aventurine. This production lasted from 1845 up to 1848, when Bigaglia stopped the making of filigrana and twisted canes.