Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Black heron

    Black heron

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    The 20th century

    Wild, Manfred

    Amethyst, jasper, rock crystal, pyrite, beryl, silver; carving, polishing, casting, gilding


    The heron figurine is carved from a single crystal of amethyst, with yellow jasper beak, and eyes of painted rock crystal. The base is made of rock material interspersed with crystals of beryl and pyrite.