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    STRIKING AGATE BOWL
    Artist: Perry Davis
    Stone Source: China
    For thousands of years agate has been prized for its decorative and varied appearance in the art of hardstone carving. This present bowl is a perfect demonstration of its appeal. It has been hand-carved from a single piece of fine porcelain-like translucent agate displaying swirling, concentric patterns of deep red and warm orange, perfectly turned to create this beautiful object, a round bowl with gently flared lip, 6¼ x 2 7/8 inches, with a padded metal flight case.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    12th Sunday
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