A carved Sapphire sculpture
Carved in the form of an American eagle from a single piece of rough sapphire, probably of Tanzanian origin, weighing approximately 2799 carats, with enamel eyes. The bird rests upon a hexagonal shaped granite base.
measures 4 3/4 x 4 x 2in.
- The eagle is carved from Lapis Lazuli and not from Sapphire.