A unique Mike Hunter Merletto Glass Pear dating to 2012.
Merletto, meaning lace in Italian, is a technique in which very thin canes are used to create a very intricate and somewhat organic pattern in the finished piece by utilizing an optic mold or fin mold with lots of twisting and combining of all the canes. A skillful and laboor intensive task. Yellow and orange canes have been used by Mike to skillfully create this large hollow pear,
A one-off unique piece made back in 2012.
The base is signed M Hunter Twists 12
Date & Origin
Selkirk, Scotland c2012, Period of Elizabeth II.
Excellent, no chips cracks or restoration.
Height: 25cm Diameter: 14.5cm.
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Exhibit Antiques are very excited, once again, to be working with Mike Hunter in presenting some of his unique one-off creations which can't be purchased elsewhere.