Designed by George Thompson 1974. The teardrop, that which makes us human, that we can cry for joy... Offered here is an extremely rare vintage treasured cut and faceted Steuben Teardrop Diamond Sculpture by master designer George Thompson. Perfect for a milestone anniversary, birthday or for the collector in it's excellent fine red leather Steuben box. This Steuben Teardrop Diamond gem is in scratch free new in box condition and has no scratches, no damage, no nicks or chips, and no display marks to the glass.In script on the base bottom edge. This mouth blown diamond shape with a teardrop at it's core, is hand cut and faceted to perfection and then polished like a jewel.
4" tall by 3" wide with the weight and clarity that Steuben was renown for. This will come packed in it's fine vintage velvet lined fitted red leather box. A fair price for a Steuben "red box" masterwork in flawless condition.This is the early original 1970's 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. Handmade 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. Thank you for considering this rare and lovely gem and please see my other Steuben and art glass listed on. 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 shown in the masterwork's section of the 2003 MJ Madigan Steuben Glass reference book. The item "NEW in RED BOX STEUBEN glass DIAMOND TEARDROP crystal ornament paperweight prism" is in sale since Monday, May 29, 2017.
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.