Hand carved stone polar bear, brand new high polished natural white alabaster figurine. Free standing realistic, medium size semi translucent original small sculpture, direct by Canadian carver. The stone is one solid piece, however due to the nature of the stone, some whiter and a even some black coloration shows on it, and because of the quality of the stone, the sale price dropped significantly. Traditionally carved, by using hand tools such as rasps and files, and for polishing standard water based sand papers with a six step method by doubling the smoothness, up to 2000 grit, to achieve a silk smooth and bright surface finish. The raw carving stone is direct from a quarry. Alabaster is a crystallized gypsum mineral, when light placed behind the sculpture, it glows. This is an original never been displayed piece, signed and dated. Sealed and buffed with natural non toxic bee wax, what protect and keeps it shiny for a long time to come. No further maintenance or care required, other than regular cleaning dusting method.
Raw alabaster carving stone still available, custom carving request is welcome. No deposit or payment required prior completion.
5.5″ x 4″ x 3″
14 x 9.5 x 7.5 cm.
Fantasy designed minimalist style stone figurines, and small to medium size original soapstone alabaster carvings direct by Canadian carver. All figurines are hand carved and high polished. Sealed and buffed with non toxic bee wax for protection and to avoid the stone to dry out. Personalize it with names or short message available for free of charge.