This hand-carved alabaster polar bear figurine features 6.5″ high and 7.5″ long. Hand-carved in Canada by the artist. A beautiful piece of artwork you will love and be proud to display in your living room or office.
The carving stone is direct from Italy, considered the best quality Alabaster, however, most of the time contains layers and clouds. This polar bear has dual shades of white, that are not carved in the polar bear figurine intentionally, to show how alabaster looks naturally.
This standing polar bear 7.5″ tall 6.5″ wide and 3.75″ deep, 19.5 x 16 x 9.5 cm and weights 2.906 kg.
These color inclusions, the nature of the stone, some consider it as nature’s gift, others say, it’s the defect of the stone. Raw alabaster looks dull-white, only when polished shows its true colors.
Signed and dated. The carving is sealed and buffed with nontoxic bee wax, which keeps the stone shiny for ages, a few drops of olive oil and a soft cloth buff are recommended every other month, to keep the alabaster fresh and wet looking. It can be personalized for your request, by adding names or short messages to the bottom for free of charge. Alabaster and soapstone are always on stock for custom designs and new carvings within a week.