DescriptionAMETHYST "DIAMOND" BOX
Handcrafted in Italy
Stone source: Morocco
This unique "diamond" box has been carved out of a single block of chevron patterned Amethyst from the unusual locality of Morocco. The Amethyst was mined many years ago and stored in Idar-Oberstein by a master carver. Very little of this pale lavender to deep purple Amethyst has been available to lapidary artists. This brightly polished "diamond" shaped box is translucent, has a gold plated brass hinge, and measures 4 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 4 9/16 inches (11 x 11 x 5 cm). In excellent condition.
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