Description

    Large Dinosaur Bone Box
    Stone Source: Jurassic, Morrison Formation, Utah, USA
    Artist: Konstantin Libman

    The highlight of this box is the fascinating "butterfly" pattern on the lid. Upon further inspection the mesmerizing trabecular structure of the "gem" Dinosaur bone becomes more evident. Within the cellular structure varying shades of blood reds, purples, browns, blacks and whites are evident. This is truly high quality "gem" Dinosaur bone from the famed Morrison Formation in Utah. It is no wonder why master lapidary artist Konstantin Libman used this amazing material to create this decorative box. This box is in good condition with the artist's serial number "0389" on the bottom. The interior is lined with Spanish Cedar, finished with gold-plated brass hinges and comes with a velvet lined protective wooden outer box.
    Overall Measurements: 6.30 x 5.91 x 2.20 inches (16.00 x 15.00 x 5.60 cm)

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    June, 2016
    2nd Thursday
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