Bruce St.John Maher Dichroic Optic Bead with Clear Base, 25x25mm


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  • Bruce St.John Maher gem-like glass "Optic" bead with clear base, 25x25mm
  • These are built up with layers of dichroic and soda-lime glass, fused, coldworked, fire-polished, and signed
  • Alternate images show how the color changes depending on the angle of view and light, and finally the signature
  • The fairly large perforation runs through the upper third of diamond shape
  • Internationally recognized glass artist Bruce St.John Maher learned to work with glass by studying ancient techniques and through experimentation.
  • Before turning to bead-making he had a career restoring and reproducing antique enameled stained glass.