Two Carved Gemstone Sculptures"Pair of Crested Cranes"
By Erwin Klein
Each delicate bird carved of highly transparent rock crystal quartz with inset black onyx to the heads, beak and tail. The cheeks are rendered in 18K yellow gold and pave-set diamonds, while red coral graces the neck. The eyes are set with cabochon emeralds, while the feet and crown are rendered in 18K yellow gold atop an onyx base with adornments of 18K gold and ruby cabochons.
Each measures 9 x 5 x 3in