Lapidary and Bone-carving Art

Chinese dragon

    Chinese dragon

    The 20th century

    Quispe Aparicio, Luis Alberto

    Ruby, rock crystal, silver; carving, polishing, engraving, gilding

    Length 33 cm


    The composition features Chinese dragon carved from a solid ruby specimen; with gold vermeil teeth, horns, claws and scale accents all over; mounted on ruby and gold vermeil base atop natural rock crystal