Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Bowl with removable gold floral ornament

    Bowl with removable gold floral ornament

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    The 20th century

    Wild, Manfred

    Rose quartz, rock crystal, rubies, gold; carving, polishing, casting, matting

    Bowl 18.5 x 18.5 cm, length of flower branch 12.7 cm

    Signed: M. Wild


    Translucent rose quartz bowl, carved and fluted, with integral foot, with removable decoration of a floral branch hand-fabricated from antiqued yellow gold, having 7 carved natural rock crystal flowers and a bud having a matte frosted finish, accented with 5 faceted rubies.