Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Three hummingbirds on a cactus

    Three hummingbirds on a cactus

    the 20th century

    Quispe Aparicio, Luis Alberto

    Zoisite, ruby, chalcedony, onyx, gold; carving, polishing

    Height 25.4 cm


    Ruby-in-Zoisite Carving of Three Hummingbirds on a Cactus. Two birds are sitting on a cactus of zoisite with two flowers, and the third hovers in the air, leaning with its beak on the beak of another bird. Round polished black onyx base. With 18K yellow gold accents and white chalcedony.