|Description||Marble Elephant Showpiece - 2 Inches x 3 Inches
Size :3.8 x 6.4 x 4.6 cm
Product SKU : TLH-73719
This is a jalicut elephant sculpted from white marble. It was made in the royal city of Jaipur in Rajasthan. It is 1.8 inches in height and 2.5 inches in width. It weighs about 111 gms.
Marble is a metamorphic rock derived from limestone, composed mostly of calcite. Marble is formed when the limestone is transformed by heat and pressure after being overlain by other materials. Among the commonly available stones, only marble has a slight translucency
The work begins with the selection of a stone for carving. The artist may carve in the direct way or the sculptor may begin with a clearly defined model to be copied in stone