Corning New York produced some of the finest glass ever made in America! This vase is a Steuben glass blank, on which Hawkes executed in black cut to crystal a fantastic wheel carved Chinese Dragon.
This is a top notch, fantastic piece! Hawkes did top quality cutting, engraving, copper wheel designs, intaglio work, etc. The Chinese Dragon decor on this vase is the subject of many a glass book, shown in almost every book dealing with American Art Glass, Steuben Art Glass, or Hawkes Art Glass. Item without chips, cracks, repairs, etc.
Lovely polished pontil on the base. Like you, we treasure the past, and we wish to preserve the best of what was created in the past for future generations to use and appreciate. These items are used, hand made antiques, so please don't expect them to be like new modern machine made items. The item "Hawkes BLACK Cut To Crystal Chinese Dragon Vase Silver Rim" is in sale since Friday, January 12, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Glassware\Cut Glass\Vintage".The seller is "ciscocse" and is located in Brentwood, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.