Description

    Lapidary Art

    Three-Panel Ammonite Lamp
    Cleoniceras sp.
    Cretaceous
    Madagascar

    This unique handcrafted lamp consists of three separate panels featuring a total of 42 Ammonite halves from Madagascar. The trio of panels can be displayed as individual lamps as there is one power cord for each separate panel. When placed together using a pin and groove system, the lamp can be displayed in a triangular fashion or as a triptych. Each panel is framed with warm yellow "stained glass" sections and then accented with flowing ocean blue panels. The Ammonites have been cut thin to allow light to pass through them creating a pleasant warm glow due to their natural golden brown coloration. This unique accent piece is truly something special and different. It will be a definite conversation starter.
    Overall Measurements: 13.39 x 3.35 x 1.18 inches (34.00 x 8.50 x 3.00 cm)

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


    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2017
    29th-30th Saturday-Sunday
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