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    Labradorite Owl Trio
    Artist: Luis Quispe Aparicio
    Stone Source: Madagascar

    Here is the perfect sized sculpture to add to any table top or shelf. The entire sculpture was painstakingly carved from a single large piece of Labradorite from Madagascar. It consists of a highly detailed family of three owls perched on top of two branches. The family sits harmoniously together while gazing curiously out onto their landscape with their Ruby eyes. The father is on the left, mother on the right and baby down on a lower branch. Their talons are made of gold vermeil, and this Labradorite exhibits beautiful "labradorescence" - flashing vibrant blues, purples and greens. The entire bluish-green hued sculpture sits on a black octagon-shaped base accented by gold vermeil. This artistic piece has a nice polish and is in excellent condition. There are a few white patches throughout the sculpture, but these appear to be a natural component of the unique material.
    Overall Measurements: 5.83 x 5.12 x 7.48 inches (14.80 x 13.00 x 19.00 cm)

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


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    2nd Thursday
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