The candy bowl vase, opalescent glass, handmade, Italy.
Opal glass is a unique invention .
It allowed a new look at the material created several centuries ago. Initially, the glass was only transparent, which determined its main application. For many years, the masters tried to improve the technology of manufacturing and artistic processing of this material. It was given a different color, polished, polished and even painted with gold. Later, thanks to the latest technological developments, a fundamentally new opal glass was created. It is an opaque material that can be either plain or multicolored. Today, this product is made by melting minerals such as quartz sand, dolomite, limestone, soda ash and fluorite. After passing through several stages of processing, a real opal glass is obtained, which has the following important advantages and advantages: Resistance to sudden temperature changes. Increased durability (to withstand the blows of sufficient force). durability. High hygiene. durability.