Lapidary and Bone-carving Art Items

Couple of birds on the branch

    Couple of birds on the branch

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein


    Rock crystal, amethyst, rubies-cabochons, coral, jade, silver; carving, polishing, casting, gilding

    Height 23.5 cm

    On the base: gold oval nameplate with the inscription E. Klein in the center and Vacheron Constantin circle-wise


    The birds are carved from transparent rock crystal, with amethyst tails, ruby-cabochon-rimmed eyes, coral beaks, with gilded silver legs. The branch is from gilded silver. Double jade base is adorned with two gilded silver rims and rubies-cabochons. The item was produced for the Vacheron Constantin house.