Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Charioteer with lash

    Charioteer with lash

    Second half of the 20th century

    Lapis lazuli, jasper, rhodonite, jade, tiger's eye, gold; carving, polishing, casting

    Height 14 cm


    Figurine of Charioteer in lapis-lazuli coat with jade plaid blanket wrapped around its waist, with the belt, mittens and scarf made from rhodonite, in jade and jasper hat, and Valenki (felt boots) made from tiger's eye. The coachman clasps gold lash in his hand. Round lapis-lazuli base.