RARE Pair Of JOE COLOMBO - C J RIEDEL SMOKE GLASSES ASSIMETRICO MID CENTURY
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Proudly presenting an exceptional and rare pair of Asimmetrico smoke drinking
glasses designed by the renowned Mid Century designer, Joe Columbo in
1964 and produced by the quality Austrian crystal makers, Claus Joseph Riedel.
form. The appealing sculptural shape of this beautifully designed pair of
glasses speak for themselves. The design is so unique and visually pleasing,
yet so perfectly balanced and functional, fitting perfectly in ones hand. Being crafted of quality crystal, these glasses have a magnificent sparkle.
A subtle ice-like texture to the beautifully shaped foot perfectly accentuates
the incredible sparkle, while wonderfully contrasting the untextured cup.
The name of the design was born from its function. The unique shape allowed
the drinker to hold both the glass and a cigarette at the same time.
cracks or repairs. The crystal retains a magnificent clarity with no frosting
or clouding. This pair have been very well cared for, appearing to
have had very little if any use and present spectacularly. Each glass is beautifully marked with raised lettering around the lower side of the
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