Product information "Sternen Glas - Forest Glass Set"
About the Artist
Glassmaker - Free from technique
1962 -born in Greifswald
1978 - 1980 -apprenticeship as a glassmaker, specialized in making goblets
1980 - 1991 -glassmaker at Lausitzer Glas Weißwasser - free from technique
1991 - 2004 -glasmaker at Glasbläserhof Todtnau-Aftersteg
2004 - 2016 -glassmaker at Original Willinger Glasmanufaktur in Willingen
since 2016 -glassmaker at GlasManufaktur at Hofgut Sternen (STERNEN GLAS)
7-piece pitcher and goblet set made out of "Waldglas." Known in English as "Forest Glass," this type of glass is typical to the Black Forest region because of its composition and color. The type of wood used for glassmaking in the Black Forest would have more of the element Manganese inside (because of the poor soil); when put together with other elements, it would turn the glass to a deep green.
Size of Pitcher:
- length: ca. 15.5 cm (ca 6 inches)
- width: ca. 14 cm (ca. 5.5 inches)
- height: ca. 31 cm (ca. 12 inches)
Size of Glasses:
- length:ca. 18.5 cm (ca 7 inches)
- width: ca. 18.5 cm (ca. 7 inches)
- height:ca. 17 cm (ca. 6.75 inches)
All of our Sternen Glas products are handmade by our glass artists. This means that the size, coloring, and pattern of the products may vary slightly. The photos you see are an approximation of the product you will receive. There may also be small air bubbles or bubble streaks inside.
Certificate of authenticity with the artist´s name and signature included.
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