This sleeping cat figurine carved from a natural black Chlorite stone. It’s a kind of soft stone belongs to the soapstone family, and takes a nice shiny polish. One solid piece, this type of carving medium rarely have cracks, however it’s not pure black. Some deep greenish brownish spots also visible on the finished surface.
Carved with traditional old school hand tools, and polished with standard water base sand papers up to 2000 grit smoothness. Original small sculpture, signed and dated by SaGa (Gaby)
4.75″ x 2.25″ x 3.5″ 12 x 5.5 x 9 cm 0.856 kg.
According to the far east legend, a sleeping cat sculpture symbolizes the healing of spirit, and by relaxing body and mind, finds further remedies for the sick and illnesses.
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.