Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Agate bowl

    Agate bowl

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    The 20th century

    Bohrer, Günter

    Agate; carving, polishing

    25.4 х 25.4 х 15.2 см


    Carved of fine quality, translucent Brazilian brown-and-white banded agate, this free-form bowl was created by the premier bowl maker of Idar-Oberstein, Gunther Bohrer. Following the natural contours of the original agate boulder, with undulating edge, and distinct brown and white patterning, raised on a small foot.