Lapidary and Bone-carving Art

Rose quartz carving of a parrot

    Rose quartz carving of a parrot


    20th century

    Muller, Peter

    Rose quartz, morganite, rubellite, beryl, garnets, gold, plexiglas; carving, polishing

    Height 35.5 cm


      Parrot is carved from translucent Brazilian rose quartz with the beak carved of rubellite (red tourmaline), the eyes of cabochon garnets, the golden feet are fixed on the base of two-coloured morganite-beryl. One side is pale pink, the other is pale green. Square base of black acryl.