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    Artist: Peter Müller
    Stone Source: Brazil, Madagascar & Worldwide

    This robust Peregrine Falcon as been carved from black Obsidian, white Quartz and well patterned Ocean Jasper from Madagascar. He has an Agate beak, Garnet eyes, a Coral tongue, and gold-plated sterling silver talons. Master lapidary artist Peter Müller has placed him on a substantial Tourmaline and Albite base - the deep green Tourmaline is 5 inches in diameter and contrasts strongly with the glistening white Albite. With fine detailing down to the pin feathers, the Peregrine appears to be calling to its mate. He measures a hefty 10 inches long and 3 5/8 inches across. The overall sculpture has a Granite plinth base, stands 15 ½ inches high, 11 ½ inches wide and is 7 ½ inches deep. In very fine condition, it bears his unique collection number "8821".

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    January, 2010
    17th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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