Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Ruby eagle obsidian box

    Ruby eagle obsidian box

    20th century

    Corundum, obsidian, carnelian, gold; carving, polishing

    Height 16 cm


    Cylindrical black obsidian box with a removable lid and a golden band, eagle's head made from pink corundum with insignificant impregnations of zoisite and with bezel-set round carnelian cabochons as eyes is on the lid.