This beautiful 18" tall handled vase from. Our european elegance collection features the ultimate workmanship in crystal art. The process starts. Out by hand casting the vase in an all. Over amber toned crystal, which is then entirely coated with a deep burgandy layer. Precious metals are. Often used in the formation. Of the rich colored crystal used. artists by hand then cut through the burgandy exposing a contrasting layer. Of amber. This vase is then adorned with delicate gold toulling, then the artist by hand actually hand carve the crystal details creating and added level. Of workmanship ,depth and beauty and lastly mounted with meticulously hand chased bronze handles and base. The art. Of hand chasing bronze requires the artists to painstakingly by hand detail each bronze element before hand polishing to stunning completion. This vase is elegant and certainly would be considered a future family hierloom crafted by a highly prized foundary. Crafting some. Of the finest crystal the world has to. Offer.