Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Agate carving of a cow

    Agate carving of a cow

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    20th century

    Wild, Manfred, Emile Becker

    Agate, jasper, onyx; carving, polishing

    Lenght 12.7 cm


    Reclining figure of a cow is realistically carved from a single piece of natural brown agate originating from Brazil. The horns are insert with red speckled jasper and the eyes with black onyx cabochons.