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Amethyst and fluorite statuette, "White Pelican"

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Alexandre Costa depicts a rare white pelican in this delightful gemstone... more

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Alexandre Costa depicts a rare white pelican in this delightful gemstone sculpture. Carved of quartzite, the bird's beak is fashioned of fluorite and it perches on an amethyst cliff. The realistic creature seems to move.

  • 0.18 kgs
  • 0.4 lbs
  • 9 cm H x 7.5 cm W x 6 cm D
  • 3.5" H x 3" W x 2.4" D

  • Nickel plated brass, amethyst, quartzite and fluorite
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • Made in Brazil.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Brazilicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

28

Verified Reviewer

12/30/2020

"Will collect more as they become available"

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Absolutely love these little guys. I have a collection of them and the amethyst is really vibrant and really pops next to the others.

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Birds of a feather are great together.

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  • Display with others

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Verified Reviewer

10/09/2020

"This truly has become a cherished heirloom"

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My wife had been eyeing this sculpture for a number of years and was thrilled when it became available again. The artisans technique is exemplary. It is a piece of great beauty.

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  • Display in a prominent location so all can enjoy

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From East Coast USA

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09/27/2020

"Hand-painted Eyes"

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Wonderful craftmanship by the artist. From the raised trunk to the hand painted eyes make this sculpture unique.

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From MANHATTAN, NYC, USA

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12/21/2019

"MIND-BLOWING!!!"

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STUNNING!

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From LOMBARD, IL

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12/18/2019

"Absolutely beautiful"

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Amazingly well crtafed, beaiutiful, incredible craftsmanship, a?l around breath taking work of art!

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From Arizona

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07/09/2019

"Ready to sing"

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I have had the pleasure of purchasing many items from Novica and this is among my favorites. It arrived in excellent condition, carefully secure, and gift wrapped as well. When I opened it I was moved to tears, recalling my singing canary, Noel, when I was a child. This item is beautifully carved! I couldnt be more pleased! It looks just like the picture.

Tags By Victoria

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Despite his financial difficulties, the education of his children is always a priority. He works extremely hard crafting gemstone sculptures to be able to provide the education for his three children.

Alexandre has struggled with depression since 2017. On good days, he is able to work and create but, on bad days, he can't get out bed. Although this affects his family and income, it's difficult to overcome. His therapist recommends he continue working with stones, as it helps him relax. So his handcraft is a way of aiding in his recovery.

Alexandre Costa is a stone sculptor and a dedicated father. He is the sole means of support for his two children and he works very hard to provide them with what they need.

Alexandre Costa has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $800 and the most recent for $600.

 
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