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    TIGER'S EYE BOWL : MARRA MAMBA WITH CHATOYANT STRIPE
    Mount Brockman Station, Pilbara, Western Australia

    This bowl, made of colorful Tiger's Eye from Western Australia and surely as decorative as any item that could ever be displayed in it, features a deep groove and an artistic asymmetry that adds to its appeal. A brilliant band of chatoyant gold well over two inches wide bisects the bowl into sections with their own distinct characteristics. It weighs over 10 pounds, and many patches of red, gold and greenish brown accentuate this unique piece so representative of the classic Marra Mamba material. It is a sculptural work of art in its own right.10.25 x 8 x 3.75 inches (26.04 x 20.32 x 9.53 cm) and 10.8 pounds (4.9 kilograms).

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


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    2nd Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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