Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Zaporozhye Cossack

    Zaporozhye Cossack

    First half of the 20th century

    Dolomite, lapis lazuli, jasper, eosite, sapphires, gold; carving, polishing

    Height 15.8 cm


    Cossack in the dolomite shirt with enamel hem, lapis lazuli trousers, encircled with red jasper girdle, in brown obsidian coat. Eosite face and hands, sapphire eyes. Brown obsidian hair and beard. Gray obsidian hat, black jasper boots. Cossack holds gold pipe in his right hand. Black obsidian oval base.