"Green Sea Mermaid"
Dyed Box Elder Burl, 24k Gold, Mohair
5.5" diameter x 8.5" tall
Beautiful, brilliant burl eyes burst from every direction, the rich greens and blues of the piece coming alive through the magnificent figure of the wood! Mohair curls are crocheted through the walls of the vessel, streaming downward , drifting in the "currents" of the wood, giving an incredibly sensuous and earthy texture. Natural openings and recesses are gilded with 24k gold, adding mystery and magic to this charismatic piece.