Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Eternity skull with fountain pen

    Eternity skull with fountain pen

    Brazil / France

    The 20th century

    Quispe Aparicio, Luis Alberto, ST Dupont (pen)

    Agate, quartz, smoky quartz, obsidian, silver; carving, polishing, casting, gilding


    Two-colour skull carved from agate and quartz is fixed on vermeil vertebrae. The detachable gold fountain pen with transparent quartz case and rose-shaped pen lid from smoky quartz and gold is in the skull teeth. Round obsidian base with agate plate in gold rim stands on four skull-shaped feet from transparent quartz.