This large heavy sculpture has the superb styling that was a hallmark of Steuben. The stunning mouth blown and hand polished Angel measures approx. 6" tall by 6" wide with beautiful clarity and refraction of light into it's rainbow spectrum. This vintage design is new in box with no chips, no cracks, no scratches, no display wear or bottom scratches.
The solid 18k gold cast fluted halo is the size and thickness of a quarter coin and according to information from others weighs about one half ounce. The price is fair for a Steuben "red box" masterwork in flawless condition. Will be double boxed using new quality pack materials. Over the years Steuben has made a number of different Angel designs and this was their most expensive not to be confused with the more recent Steuben Taf Lebel Schaefer design.Steuben Glass was the premier American glass company founded by Frederick Carder in 1903. It ranked as the world's foremost artisan glass house. Hand formed by American craftsmen at the works in Corning NY, it 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. Extra so that you can enlarge the photos, please do so and take a closer look at this beautiful item. If quality is important to you, please know that I make every effort to locate items that meet Steuben's renown standards for perfection. This Steuben design is style #1027 and is shown in the masterwork's section of the 2003 MJ Madigan Steuben Glass reference book. The item "NEW in RED BOX STEUBEN art glass ANGEL 18K GOLD HALO crystal ornamental XMAS" is in sale since Sunday, September 23, 2018.
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.