Chlum nad Malsi, SW of Locenice,
SCULPTURED MOLDAVITE GEMS
Trebic, Moravia, Czech Republic
The basic information for the sculptured Moldavite gems featured below is the same as presented on the previous page for faceted Moldavite gemstones and cabochons. The sculptured Moldavite gems in this group have the same fine olive to bottle green color, with exceptional transparency / translucency on the thinner specimens, and excellent translucency on the thicker examples. All are complete freeform sculptures with a three-dimensional woman’s facedepicted on both sides of the stone, with the exception of items MI-819 and ME-820. These each have a woman’s face sculptured on the front, with the back in natural condition. Both views of each sculpture are shown. ItemME-815 only has a sterling silver bale for wearing the sculpture on a chain.
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