COLORED CRYSTAL PITCHER GALLERIA:
COLORED CRYSTAL PITCHER GALLERIA, 24 % lead crystal, handcrafted in France, signed Crystal Paris. The collection Galeria is an artisanal collection where each glass is unique, varying shapes and colors.
♦ 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.