Certification Vetro Artistico® Murano
Consorzio Promovetro Murano was established in 1985 with the support of Confartigianato di Venezia. Initially formed by a collective of artistic Murano glass producers, it has progressively grown into a significant consortium. Today, it proudly boasts membership from two renowned business associations in the glass industry – Confartigianato Venezia and Confindustria Venezia. This consortium proudly represents over 50 craft and industrial businesses across Murano. Throughout the years, Consorzio Promovetro Murano has played a crucial role in promoting and maintaining the rich tradition of Murano glass, ensuring its continued significance and prosperity in the global market.
Since its establishment, Promovetro has been dedicated to promoting and preserving of the art of renowned Murano glass. With an unwavering commitment, it aims to conserve, safeguard, and defend the thousand-year-old art of glassmaking in Murano. Additionally, Promovetro strives to promote, develop, and support the proper marketing of this significant cultural heritage on a global scale. Through its efforts, Promovetro has played a pivotal role in raising awareness about Murano’s artistic glass and ensuring its continued recognition and appreciation in the world. Its tireless work has contributed immensely to the preservation and promotion of this unique art form.
The Vetro Artistico® Murano trademark was created to combat the ongoing issue of speculations and fraudulent activities surrounding Murano glass. Over several decades, individuals and entities have taken advantage of the fragile nature of this ancient industry, threatening its integrity and reputation. The Vetro Artistico® Murano trademark aims to protect and preserve the authenticity of original Murano glass, ensuring that consumers can trust the products bearing this mark. This collective effort has brought stability and safeguarded the thousand-year-old tradition of Murano glassmaking.
Promovetro, appointed by the Veneto Region, plays a significant role in the management and promotion of the trademark for original Murano artistic glass production. Instituted into law in 1994, this trademark has now become a reality. With the responsibility to publicize it globally, Promovetro has emerged as one of the primary guardians of the exquisite Murano glass creations. Its role entails ensuring the authenticity and quality of Murano glass products, safeguarding the rich tradition and heritage associated with this renowned art form. Through its efforts, Promovetro helps preserve the integrity and reputation of Murano glass in the international market.
All items from Costantini Glassbeads by Moretti Alessandro are certified with the “Vetro Artistico® Murano” Mark of Origin, the only mark of authenticity recognized by Italian law. The certification guarantees that the glass beads meet the high standards of quality and authenticity associated with the Murano glassmaking tradition and guarantees that the marked products have been made exclusively within the island of Murano with raw materials also produced on the island. Costantini Glassbeads is registered under number 093.
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