For the knowledgeable collector, consider this very rare signed. Bubbled Crystal Tree with 18k gold and diamond Star topper with Suede & Wood base.. A stunning design by Steuben artist David Dowler who added a bubbled glass motif to many of his designs for Steuben.
A marvelous addition for your own Holiday traditions! This largest Steuben Bubbled Tree is NEW in BOX with no chips, no cracks, no scuffs and NO SCRATCHES and no wear on the bottom. Includes Tree with 18k gold/diamond topper and base, Steuben box, protective flannel bags and Steuben care booklet as shown in the second photo. This Bubbled Tree measures approx 11" tall by 3.5" in diameter at the bottom with the weight and beauty Steuben was renown for. An 18kt gold cone shape tops the mouth blown bubbled tree and accepts the 18kt gold Star which has a diamond at it's center.You get to "top off the tree" by inserting this star into the gold cone. The second photo shows this largest hand made Steuben diamond star topped tree on the right and a portion of a smaller pressed glass tree design for comparison in size. A rare find new in box with a very fair price for a Steuben work of outstanding design with no hidden reserve. Steuben Glass was the premier American glass company founded by Frederick Carder in 1903. It ranked as the world's foremost artisan glass house. Steuben glass was handmade by American craftsmen at the works in Corning NY. Steuben glass was frequently the United States' gift of State to foreign dignitaries.
Steuben marketed no "seconds, " items that did not meet their exacting standards were destroyed by being smashed in a bin. Steuben--a recognized luxury brand and the ultimate in art glass. Thank you for considering this lovely largest Steuben Bubbled Christmas Tree and please see my other Steuben Glass listed on.
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This made in USA Steuben design is style #1222 and was only shown in a few Steuben catalogs. The item "BIG NEW in BOX STEUBEN glass BUBBLE TREE 18K GOLD diamond STAR ornamental Xmas" is in sale since Sunday, July 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Steuben". The seller is "sabinewoman2065" and is located in Ithaca, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.