Powerful onyx marble carving featuring a pair of Bengal tigers. Colors are dark, rich with heavy layering of brown matrix coloring typical elements of onyx stone. Condition is exceptional. Weight for pair: 7 lbs. Measurement: Bases: 6-1/2"; Length from head to tail: 9"; Height: 5-3/4"; No makers hallmark. Origin: Unknown. Circa 50's.
Onyx is actually a type of marble and it has many of the same properties. The difference is the stunning patterns and veining in each slab. The difference is the stunning patterns and veining in each slab.
Also, onyx is a mineral marble is a rock. Onyx is more harder and good for making handicraft products. Onyx shines more and looks more beautiful then marble.
Vintage Pair Bengal Tigers Green Onyx Marble Statutes / Bookends
$275 $395 REDUCED