Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Carving of rose

    Carving of rose

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    the 20th century

    Wild, Georg

    Agate, nephrite, agate, gold; carving, polishing

    Height 24.1 cm


    Yellow rose carved of agate, which utilizes the natural variations in the stone to show capture the essence of the flower, the yellow gold stem having eight carved Russian nephrite leaves, emerging from a polished banded agate vase.