Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Rooster and hen

    Rooster and hen

    The 20th century

    Gray-black striped stone, jasper, rhodochrosite, onyx, quartz, tetrahedrite; carving, polishing, casting, gilding

    Height 22.8 cm


    Figurines of rooster and hen are carved from gray-black striped stone, with crests and cheeks made from red jasper, with cast gilded paws. The base is from noddle of tetrahedrite, rhodochrosite and quartz. The stand is from black onyx.