Does this ship out with a card describing how it's handcrafted and more information about the stones? I'd like the person receiving this as a gift to know the story behind it.
Handcrafted Multi-gemstone 'Be Positive' Pyramid Sculpture (Peru)
This contemporary pyramid sculpture looks beautiful with each layer built with a new gemstone. The sculpture is intended to attract positive energy and to repel the negative, so it's ideal for homes that want to have a positive piece of artwork.
ITEM#: 13802555This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Handcrafted of gemstones, this sculpture is designed to attract the positive and repel negativity. Cesar Gonzales combines chrysocolla, aragonite, white calcite, jasper, serpentine, leopard chalcedony and black onyx in the sculpture.
- Colors: Blue-green, brown, white, orange, green, black
- Materials: Chrysocolla, aragonite, calcite, jasper, serpentine, chalcedony, onyx
- Dimensions: 3 inches high x 2.8 inches wide x 2.8 inches deep
Story Behind the Art:
Peruvian artisan Cesar Gonzales has worked as a stone carver since 1988. 'I work in stone because of the beautiful things that can be made with each kind,' he says. 'I like stone's naturalness and purity of color.'
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
All weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from the listed information. Treatment code E (chalcedony, jasper, onyx, serpentine) and N (aragonite, chrysocolla,calcite). See for further information.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Dimensions||3 inches high x 2.8 inches wide x 2.8 inches deep|
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Got this as a gift for a teacher. He loved it. The only area needing improvement was shipping time - it took a couple of weeks to arrive and I barely got it in time. Beautiful product, though, and love that it's fair trade!Read More
This lovely pyramid is so gorgeous,Before I got mine, I would just look at it over and over on Overstock and pine for it, but I didn't want to spend money (and not much really) for something that doesn't have a function, except to decorate a space. I wanted to give it to my brother as a housewarming gift because he just moved into our 88 year old mother's house (apartment upstairs) to care for her. So, I bought one for him in October and he LOVES it. (His emphasis in his thank you email) So, I finally broke down in November and bought myself one. It's on my desk right here. I look at it every day. It's one of the prettiest things I've ever owned in my entire life. I'm so glad I finally broke down and got one for myself. Get one for you. Buy one for a loved one. You'll be glad you did!Read More
WOW I was very impressed with this item, it was a little bigger and heavier than I was imagining. The different layers of rock/gemstone are so closely fused together that it almost looks fake, which is the only thing I kind of don't like. But at least it won't be falling apart anytime soon. Truly gorgeous. Impressive that such items are coming from Peru that can help the local folk there. If your gift recipient likes pyramids, this is the baby to get them!Read More
Pleased with my purchase, but the figure is rather small. I realize they give you dimensions, however, I did not expect it to be this small. This is a beautiful figure nonetheless and a great buy for the price I bought it for.Read More
For some reason I thought it would be larger. The layers that appear to be gemstones have no brilliance but a very matte appearance. In the photo they appear to be a little translucent but they are not.Read More
Great purchase... a bit smaller than expected but good piece of art.Read More
I was amazed at how beautiful this pyramid really is, like a precious jewel. It is made well, and the colors look so wonderful together!Read More
This is a very nice accent piece for your table or collection. It is pretty small but people will comment.Read More
it was lovely, but too small I didn't feel that as a paperweight it would workRead More
very nice. see the size before purchasing. I use it as a paper weight. colors as as seen and iit looks exactly as shown .Read More
Questions & Answers
Hello fashionista023, thank you for your interest in the Handcrafted Multi-gemstone 'Be Positive' Pyramid Sculpture (Peru). A product card will accompany this item, and while it enumerates the stones that are in the pyramid sculpture, it does not explain the specific qualities of each of them, nor does it explain how the piece is made. Thank you for shopping with us and have a great day!
Yes a card does come inside the package with this information.
Is it solid or hollow. What is the weight.
Thank you for your interest. This item is solid and weighs one pound.
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