KNOW MORE ABOUT
AGATE CUP “FOREST”
THIS IS A FINE
The moss agate is a fine stone. It is one of many agate varieties and is from the chalcedony family.
The agate name refers to a river in Sicily ( “Akhatês” in Greek) where it was found in abundance.
Each piece of this type requires a work of sculpture from a block of agate. The cup is polished from a fountain like a jewel.
TO THE PLANT WORLD
Throughout history, this stone was often linked to love and powers of the plant world. For example, in ancient times, farmers thought that wearing agate gave themselves the best chance of getting an abundant harvest.
A different landscape is offered by each piece. There is a mixing of green and transparency that in the imagination evokes a forest.
IT IS A OBJECT OF
THE EMERSON ISLAND COLLECTION
Emerson Islands are utopian islands bearing american nineteenth century writer’s name,Ralph Waldo Emerson.
In his book Nature (1836), he called to turn more deeply to Nature. On this imaginary archipelago Islands, residents share his vision of a spiritual connection to the nature of men.
He encourages men to maintain a regular with its environment.The objects of the collection are the symbols of this philosophy.