Murano Glass Perfume Bottle: murano is one of the islands in the Venice lagoon. Hundreds of years ago all kilns were moved out there, away from Venice, for fear of fires. Murano still produces amazing art glass.
Russian Samovar. Samovars and tea-drinking are an indispensable element of Russian culture. In modern Russia, samovars are rarely used to boil water for tea as originally intended, however many families place samovars in the center of the table during holiday celebrations.