Late 20th century
Lapis lazuli, sapphires, jade, rock crystal, jasper, gold; casting, carving, polishing
Height 19 cm
Marks: gold alloy 750
The jewelled carved hardstone, lapis lazuli, nephrite, gold and sapphire study of a Linum narbonense formed as two stems with blossoms and numerous leaves. The petals realistically formed. Each flower centered with a yellow sapphire. The leaves carved of nephrite, the stems finely etched, resting in a round rock crystal baluster-shaped vase pot. The stem is of gold.