|Butterfly Millefiori Murano glass rings, with a white acrylic resin wing detail. These Alan K designed rings are set in rhodium plated 925 sterling silver, to give this Murano glass pendant its lustrous white gold appearance and nickel-free anti-tarnish finish.
Millefiori, literal translation of "a thousand flowers", is the category of a type of cylindrical, long glass rod which contains a specific pattern along its entire length, so that when cut into slices from one end, the particular pattern, in this case, of a flower, will be revealed. It is completely handmade of authentic Murano glass. This style of glass has been in existence since the Middle Ages and more recently, have been produced for fine jewelry.
Since Millefiori Murano glass is a handmade jewellery item. Actual color shades and patterns may be slightly different than that reflected in the image.