is An Original Victor Trabucco Work of Art in Solid Glass CrystalI don't know how often a Trabucco piece is available on ebay. Maybe this is the first. I couldn't find it in a search. However, his pieces are in some of the most prominent places in society today. The following have them in their collections: George Bush, Mario & Matilda Cuomo, Ronald Reagan, Malcolm Forbes, Gucci, Mary Martin, Jim Kelly, Carl Lewis, Bo Jackson, Yul Brenner, William Buckley... The following Museums have his work in their collections: American Glass Museum, Chicago Art Institute, Corning Museum of Glass, Birks Museum, Saint Louis Glass of France, Royal Ontario Museum... Trabucco has been commissioned to do work for the White House, NFL, Dunlop... is some of what is in written in the paperwork that came with this piece. "The elegant works of glass by Victor A. Trabucco bear testimony to the fact that he is one of the most outstanding and creative glass artists in the world today. Trabucco enjoys international recognition, and these works occupy prominent places in the most distinguished collections. Trabucco is the only artist in the world to have mastered both the art of crystal sculpturing and paperweight making. Trabucco sculptures are made of solid crystal. No forms or molds of any kind are used. The technique is entirely free-hand consisting of the sensitive and meticulous manipulation of molten glass. The flowers are delicate and serene in their beauty. The extraordinary detail in glass is extremely rare." T is more but I can't type it all! Our organization was given this piece to sell by one of our members for fundraising purposes. As you can see, it is of a delicate flower. It is in perfect condition, with the paperwork and in the original giftbox. It stands 3" high, balancing on 3 portions of the flower's stems. It is 5" wide. T are 2 flowers and 4 leaves. Take another look at the pictures and try to imagine this being done freehand! We ordinarily accept returns but will not in this case. We will package this up ever so securely for the buyer and will pay for shipping and insurance. We cannot risk this piece being returned by anyone whose packaging may not be as secure. Sorry. Please help our organization help animals by seriously considering owning this piece. It's an investment and a piece that will surely become a family treasure and heirloom. Thank you!