Excalibur

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Object Name: 
Sculpture
Title: 
Excalibur
Accession Number: 
2009.4.106
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 19.5 cm, D: 8.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1963
Credit Line: 
Gift of The American College, Bryn Mawr, PA
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; cast with sterling silver and 18-carat gold. Glass "Stone" has flat base and faceted sides with a recess in the top where the "Sword" rests. Sword resembles medieval broad-sword with wide silver blade and hilt, hilt and gold-wrapped handle. Steuben design no. 1000.
Provenance: 
American College, Source
2009-11-25
Inscription: 
Steuben
signature
engraved on bottom
Steuben Glass: An American Tradition in Crystal (1982 edition) (1982) illustrated, p. 127, 305; BIB# 21935