Lapidary Works of Art

Calibri family

    Calibri family


    20th century

    Muller, Peter

    Pink quartz, fluorite, agate, amethyst, lucite; carving, polishing, mounting

    Height 23.5 cm


      Family of six colibri; each bird is carved from fine coloured rose quartz and has fluorite wings and tails. All birds are well detailed with inserted eyes and agate beaks. The figurines are fixed atop a natural piece of Brazilian amethyst with deep purple crystals. The composition is mounted on a transparent lucite base.