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    Tiger's Eye Horses
    Artist: Luis Alberto Quispe Aparicio
    Stone source: South Africa

    Three horse heads have been carved out of a single block of Tiger's Eye; their manes flowing behind them, as if caught in the wind while racing on the open range. The chatoyant nature of the stone, gives depth and detail; there is a shimmering effect to the entire carving. The detailing is exquisite and will surely delight the horse fancier. They are cradled in a gold vermeil stand that rests on a Tiger's Eye base. This well-executed sculpture is in pristine condition.
    Overall Measurements: 11.2 x 10.0 x 6.1 inches (28.5 x 25.4 x 15.5 cm)


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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