This listing is for a STUNNING pair of vintage Murano Sommerso Art Glass large figural apple and pear bookends by Alfredo Barbini. These gorgeous bookends have beautiful internal “gold mica” (Aventurine) flakes encased within a thick clear glass body with controlled bubbles (Bullicante) design. The pieces are further embellished with applied clear glass leaves with internal gold mica on edges. Each piece i s in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or noted damage. These high quality art glass bookends do not have their original Barbini, Murano Italy labels, however, we have had another set with original labels so we are sure of this attribution. Apple measures 3 1/4″ high and 4″ in diameter. Pear measures 6 1/4″ high and 3 1/2″ wide. Combined weight is 4.8 pounds. If you collect Murano glass, you will love this gorgeous pair of bookends! We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item “MURANO SOMMERSO BARBINI MID-CENTURY ART GLASS APPLE & PEAR BOOKENDS, GOLD MICA” is in sale since Tuesday, January 13, 2015. This item is in the category “Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian”. The seller is “antiquesandmooresales” and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.