CRYSTAL BLACK PELLET TUMBLER :
CRYSTAL BLACK PELLET TUMBLER, The Pastille service created by Cristal de Paris honors black crystal. This circular hollow-cut motif creates a kinetic optical effect very typical of the twentieth century. We appreciate the size work at the foot.
♦ CRISTAL DE PARIS :
Cristal de Paris was founded in 1970 by Marcel Ferstler, specialist of carve crystal, their know how has enabled them to export their crystal in over 50 countries. His specialty, the color crystal, hand-cut and blown, is recognized throughout the world. Each piece is dipped in an acid bath, a mix that must be mastered to perfection, expertise guarded by Crystal Paris. A premium brand on the border of luxury brands.
Today , the manufacture of crystal goes according to original techniques. The mixture of sand (silica), potassium carbonate and lead oxide is heated to a temperature of 1450 ° C. The melt is then "cured" for several dozen hours for all the bubbles decomposition of carbonate, which contribute to making the blend, are eliminated. The mixture is then ready to be worked by harvesters, blowers and cutters in the state of the art and know-how of high-end crystal.