ornamental glassware of the type made at Venice, especially that from the island of Murano.
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Origin of Venetian glass
First recorded in 1835–45
Words nearby Venetian glass
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Example sentences from the Web for Venetian glass
Around this were placed pink candles in Venetian-glass candlesticks and shaded with full frills of lace over pink.The Century Cook Book|Mary Ronald
British Dictionary definitions for Venetian glass
fine ornamental glassware made in or near Venice, esp at Murano
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