Since centuries people from all over the world tried to steal the ancient technique of Murano glass making with less success. The art of making Murano glass is deeply woven into the families of glass masters living in the island of Murano, who protected and still protect their secret at all cost.
One of the most important aspects of purchasing a Venician Glass is making sure it is authentic and coming from Murano, Italy. Unfortunately, with the rise of globalization there has been inflow of fake Murano Glass produced in the Far East but also from Europe by people making poor quality glass. While some of our competitors choose to profit by selling these counterfeit products as real Murano Glass and making more margin, we are firm and devoted to sell only authentic Murano Glass art to people worldwide.
ArtWeShop guarantee of Murano glass authenticity:
- ArtWeShop frequently meets Murano glass masters in person. We work with contemporary local master glassmakers living and working in the island of Murano, who will create your very own Murano glass masterpiece and ship it directly to you from their atelier.
- We are Italians, born in Venice area, hence we great knowledge of Murano glass and Italian art in general. We deal only with reputable Murano-based artisans that have been creating Murano Glass for decades and well know worldwide through international exhibitions. Please our multiple articles on how to recognize real Murano glass and ….
- Upon your order, your very own Murano glass masterpiece is created and shipped directly to you from the master glass atelier in Murano, Italy.
- We provide assurance of origin and quality.
Each product we sell comes with the certificate of authenticity to assure you that the items you purchase are genuine. Many pieces feature signature of the master on the bottom, in addition sticker of the official Murano Glass consortium, or infused glass seal imprinted on the glass article.