DescriptionLAPIS RIVER OTTERS
Artist: Luis Alberto Quispe
Stone Source: Afghanistan & Brazil
This playful scene depicts two very active Otters frolicking in a river and leaping over the waves. This energetic sculpture is carved from deep navy blue Lapis lazuli of the highest quality. The Otters and their river playground were fashioned out of a single piece of Lapis in matrix. The entire sculpture is resting on a base of ice clear Rock Quartz. Master carver Luis Alberto Quispe perfectly captures the sinewy bodies and muscular tails of the Otters in great detail. Both feature Ruby eyes surrounded by 18K Gold and each measures 5.88 inches (14.93 cm) in height.
Overall Measurements: 7.06 x 4.75 x 7.50 inches (17.94 x 12.07 x 19.05 cm)
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