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    "THE CHARIOT OF FIRE"
    Artist: Lawrence Stoller
    Stone source: Brazil

    This sensual bottle has been carved from brilliant orange fire opal. The opal is from a mine near Campos Borges in the South Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. This exotic perfume bottle has a gold stopper and sits on a gold-plated bronze base. The transparent opal weighs 1,235 carats and has an extremely fine polish over the entirety of its undulating form. Aptly named "The Chariot of Fire" by its creator, renowned artist Lawrence Stoller, it measures 7 3/4 inches high, is 2 3/4 inches wide and is 1 3/4 inches deep.


    Estimate: $20,000 - $25,000.

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    May, 2009
    17th-18th Sunday-Monday
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