Murano glass from Venice, Italy petite circle earrings – red
Super cute 8mm wide red Murano glass balls sparkle on sterling silver ear wires. The Murano glass features gold inside the glass for extra sparkle. All metal used in these earrings is sterling silver. The earrings measure approximately 1.25” in length. The earrings are long enough to be noticeable but not distracting. This classic style is a customer favorite! It looks great with our Murano glass floating necklaces! These earrings have been a favorite for bridesmaids! Bubbles and slight variations in the glass are not considered defects but show the handmade nature of each piece and make each one unique. No two pairs of Murano glass earrings will ever be exactly the same! These earrings could be worn with both formal and casual clothes making them very versatile. These Murano glass earrings would make a great gift for anyone who loves to wear red, Italy, modern designs, or gorgeous handcrafted jewelry. Murano glass comes from Murano an island in the Venetian lagoon where master glassmakers have worked for centuries creating some of the worlds most unique and beautiful art glass. Sometimes Murano glass is called Venetian glass or Italian glass. This is because the island of Murano is part of the city of Venice in the country of Italy. These handcrafted Murano glass earrings come with a gift box that is great for giving or storage for years to come. These earrings also come with an information card about Murano glass that states the following:
Master glassmakers crafted this piece on an island in the Venetian lagoon named Murano. Glassmaking in the area dates back to the seventh century. The glassmakers have been on the island since 1291, when the Venetian Republic ordered the glassmakers to move their foundries because of the fire threat to Venice’s wooden buildings. Throughout history the uniqueness of Murano glass has been taken very seriously with skills often passed down only to family.