Lapidary Works of Art and Ivories

Chalice with lid

    Chalice with lid

    Germany, Idar-Oberstein

    The 20th century

    Wild, Manfred

    Agate, obsidian, quartz; carving, cameo, polishing, casting

    Height 20 cm, diameter 17 cm


    The bowl is carved from white-brown agate, covered with cameos featuring the scenes from Aphrodite and Adonis life. Round base from obsidian and quartz is adorned with gold onlays in the shape of arrows.