LEE VALLEY MURANO GLASS KNOBS can be traced to the Italian island of Murano, which is known for its decorative glassmaking tradition dating back to the 14th century, according to the company.
The Laguna-style conical knob is about 1" high by 1-7/16" in diameter and available in two colors, ice and two-tone sommerso-style gold. The 1" Venezia-style cubic knob is available in topaz, black, sommerso cobalt and ice. Mounting bolts are included. The Laguna conical knobs are priced at $15.60 each, $13.25 in quantities of 10 or more. The Venezia cubic knobs range from $12.50 to $16.20 each, and $10.65 to $13.75 in quantities of 10 or more. Contact: Lee Valley Tools. Tel: 800-871-8158. www.leevalley.com
This article originally appeared in the January 2010 issue.