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Sodalite and Amethyst Gemstone Figurine from Brazil, "Blue Toucan"

Perched atop an amethyst geode base, a fluffy toucan is diligently hand-carved... more

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Perched atop an amethyst geode base, a fluffy toucan is diligently hand-carved from natural sodalite. Brazilian artisan Alexandre Costa creates this gemstone figurine, completing it with a beak and tail feathers that are carved from calcite.

  • 0.26 kgs
  • 0.6 lbs
  • 10 cm H x 7 cm W x 5 cm D
  • 3.9" H x 2.8" W x 2" D

  • Sodalite, calcite, brass, amethyst base
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Natural stone -- color and variegation will vary
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Brazil.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Brazil
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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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4 Testimonials for Alexandre Costa

Kathleen

Lori

Ken Taft

Philpot, Kentucky United States

I couldn't be more pleased with the quality and craftsmanship of the Cockatoo gemstone statue I purchased. Simply outstanding! Quality is hard to find and with Mr. Costa, you will find superior quality and craftsmanship. Thank you kindly Mr. Costa for a beautiful work of art! I will be buying from you again soon.
 
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