Received today. Some lines slightly rough but carving is absolutley gorgeous.
|Dimensions (mm)||1 x 1 x 1mm|
|Weight (carats)||1 carats|
HAND CARVED BY OLD TRADTIONAL CRAFSTMAN WHO SHAPE AND CARVE CAMEL BONES THAT ARE VERY SIMILAR IN TEXTURE TO IVORY.
THIS SCULTURE WAS CAVED BY AN EXPERIENCED CRAFTSMAN
SIZE 145 X 47X 33 MM
WEIGHS 805 CARATS
CAMEL BONE IVORY CARVING > ivory. QUOTE > Because of merciless killing of this Majestic Animal the world life > conservaters succeded on International Ban on Ivory trade, and it > should be! but the most negative aspect of this Ban fallen on the > master crafts man of IVORY such as sculpturers, engravers and cheslers > and this magnificent Art was diminishing, among the the Artists of > this Art the Ivory skilled craftmen are highly regarded among others, > as ivory could only be handled by a high skilled cratsman due to the > very brittle nature of Ivory, specially cheseling is the toughest. > Anyways, Thanks to those Art lovers who came forward to rescue this > Art and introduce Camel Bones as substitute to an Ivory, no other > animal bones resembles to Ivory but only the camel bone, its has the > same lustre and shine as an Ivoy the only diffrence is its more whiter > in color, this can also be achived through diffrent treaments, but > only one thing which they cannot do is, if you watch closely the Ivory > you will see that printed darker shade thin stripes running parelal > on the tusk and camel bone is plain. > Those Touists who are travelling to Africa are warned not to purchase > any Ivory from the pretended black market and if they do 99% chances > that they will buy camel bone instead of Ivory at the a exorbitant prices. > Those animal lovers may not think that instead of Elephants we are now > slaughtering he poor camels, It is not the case the camels meat as > major food source of most of the population of the world Infect > insead of wasting them we converted them as a job source for the humans, > We thank you whole heartedly for you kind patronage and be proud of > poccessing a beutifull piece of Art.which is yet struggling for its > survival, but will survive if you wont leave us alone, many thanks for > your support and please forward this message also to your friends.
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