DescriptionAMETHYST & AGATE BOWL
Handcrafted in Idar-Oberstein, Germany
Stone source: Erzgebirge Mountains, Saxony, Germany
Colorless Quartz is punctuated with bands of bright purple Amethyst and vivid orange, peach and red Agate, in this handcrafted bowl from the famed German carving center of Idar-Oberstein. The material for this shallow freeform dish is from the Saxony region of Germany and it was carved in the 1960's. The bowl is well polished, has a well defined foot and highlights the Amethyst banding as the center pattern. Overall measurements are 6 3/8 x 5 x 2 1/8 inches high and it is in excellent condition.
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500.
Condition report available upon request.
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