Moby Dick

Introduced in 1959, the 11 1/4" #0055 Moby Dick remains one of the all time best Steuben Glass Exhibition Pieces. The detailed design is a major cutting and engraving achievement as the decoration is not merely an illustration but an integral component of the form---a magical interpretation of the mortal struggle between Captain Ahab and the great white whale from Herman Melville's epic novel. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #0055

Sailing

The magnificent 12 3/4" Sailing sculpture hails daring sailors everywhere, shining crystal sails express the exhilaration, speed and mathematical accuracy of this sport, coupled with a sense of light and reflection that is the very essence of the sea. Cut and hand polished, the angular geometry of the light-filled sails is delineated by precise engraved lines. Properly signed, in excellent condition and beautifully presented in the original red leather case.

Steuben Piece #0379

Cupola with Gold Whale

When he initiated the Major Ornamental Design Series in the late 1960,s, preeminent Steuben Glass designer, James Houston, introduced a three-piece grouping featuring a glass Cupola with different gold weathervanes: Rooster/Horse and Whale. Although all three of these 8" high pieces are extremely rare, the #1010 Cupola w/ Gold Whale is by far the most difficult to find. All three were produced for a very limited time--making each one an important addition to any Steuben Glass collection. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #1010

Ice Bear

The 6" wide #1022 Ice Bear is one of the three original designs in the famous James Houston Arctic Series. Introduced in the early 1970's, the long discontinued Ice Bear features a sterling silver Polar Bear perched on top of an iceberg. Properly signed and in excellent condition with the original red leather case.

Steuben Piece #1022

Close to the Wind/Sailing/Sailboats

Introduced in 1980, the #1068 Close to the Wind features two crystal sails suggesting a sloop close-hauled to the wind. The large 8" form represents the mainsail, the smaller the jib. This impressive sculpture vividly captures the essence of sailing--the sea, the wind and the speed. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #1068

Lighthouse

Introduced in 1993, the 8 1/2" wide #1159 bronze Lighthouse is poised at the edge of a rocky peninsula as it lights a sea of glass with a brilliant beacon guiding each vessel to safe harbor. Symbolically, it is a most appropriate gift for the leader or mentor who has served as a beacon in guiding others through life's challenges. Properly signed and in excellent condition. No red case.

Steuben Piece #1159

Our Love/Pair of Swans

Introduced in 1997, the 7 1/4" wide #1173 Our Love is one of the finest Steuben Glass romantic sculptures. Swans engage in a dance in which they mirror one another's movements. Capturing an evocative moment in the dance, two young swans form a heart shape against a rising moon. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #1173

Great Whale

In the late 1960's--early 1970, Steuben Glass produced the extraordinary series of Great Animals. Easily the most dramatic and rare design is the 14 5/8" long, massive #5009 Great Whale. Very few were produced in the short lifetime of this spectacular piece and it does not often appear in the marketplace making it an important addition to any serious Steuben Glass collection. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #5009

Great Polar Bear

In the late 1960's--early 1970's, Steuben Glass introduced an extraordinary series of Great Animals which were inexplicably produced for only a few years---thereby making them extremely rare. The massive 11" long #5011 Great Polar Bear captures the weight and majesty of this beautiful animal. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #5011

Puffy Blowfish

Introduced in 1961, the 7" long #8107 Puffy Blowfish was discontinued many years ago. With its frosted eyes, open mouth and plump body, this captivating design complements any Steuben Glass display. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8107

Original Seahorse

Introduced in 1961 and designed by Lloyd Atkins, the 9 1/4" #8108 Seahorse is a perfect characterization of this important sea creature. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8108

Great Porpoise

Designed by Lloyd Atkins in 1964, Steuben Glass introduced the popular set of three Porpoises using the same basic form in three sizes. The massive 12 1/4" #8127 Great Porpoise is pictured in the top middle of the photo. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8127

Duckling

Introduced in 1964 and designed by Lloyd Atkins, the 8" #8129 Duckling is often displayed with several companions so make way for the Ducklings!!! Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8129

Sea Lion with Ball/James Houston

The whimsical and playful 7 3/4" #8150 Sea Lion is another example of the design creativity of James Houston. This desirable piece does not often appear in the marketplace. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8150

Original Pelican

Introduced in 1968 and designed by Lloyd Atkins, the 7" long #8222 Original Pelican belongs in every Steuben Glass Animal or Sea Creature collection. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8222

Alligator

Introduced in 1968 and designed by James Houston, the 10" #8225 Alligator is one of the all time best Steuben Glass Animals. Featuring gaping jaws, curled tail and trapped air bubbles in the body, the Alligator belongs in any Steuben Glass collection. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8225

Large Tropical Fish

Introduced in 1968, the long discontinued #8236 Tropical Fish does not often appear on the resale market. This impressive design is 8 1/2" high, properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8236

Starfish

Introduced in 1968, the 10 1/4" wide #8237 Starfish is the most prominent starfish produced by Steuben Glass. Only available for a few years, the #8237 Starfish is very difficult to find. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8237

Pair of Salmon/James Houston

Designed by the legendary James Houston and introduced in 1975, the #8297 Male Salmon and #8302 Female Salmon are an impressive and complimentary couple. These long discontinued pieces are 13 1/4" and 14 1/2" long and rarely appear on the resale market.

Steuben Piece #8297 Male/8302 Female

Walrus with Sterling Silver Tusks`

The 7 1/4" long #8335 Walrus with Sterling Silver Tusks was introduced in 1977 but was only produced for a few years---making it an extremely rare Steuben Glass Sea Creature. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8335

Pair of Herons

Introduced in 2000, the #8893 Graceful Heron is 14 1/2" and the #8894 Young Heron is 8 3/4" tall. They make a beautiful presentation when displayed together. An older catalogue provides this description---this stately fisher is a bird of good omen and symbolizes the will to transcend difficulties by rising above them. Properly signed and in excellent condition.

Steuben Piece #8893/8894