Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Pair of macaws

    Pair of macaws


    20th century

    Muller, Peter

    Lapis lazuli, quartz, garnets, agate, gold, plexiglas; carving, polishing

    Height 54.6 cm

    A pair of Ara parrots made from Afghan lapis lazuli, with beaks from agate and garnet eyes-cabochons, with golden paws. They perch upon a highly transparent rock crystal quartz specimen. Square base from plexiglas.