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4 edition of Carve the Ivory found in the catalog.

Carve the Ivory

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Published by Xlibris Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Espionage & spy thriller,
  • Espionage/Intrigue,
  • Historical - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10611673M
    ISBN 100738848069
    ISBN 109780738848068
    OCLC/WorldCa227967224

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Carve the Ivory by Al Compton Download PDF EPUB FB2

Apr 08,  · So the info on purchasing ivory and or owning it are outdated. The other info on preparing the ivory and the tools used are good for comparison. Of the way things are done today and the tools used.

I would say this book would be good for the reference shelf, or some one with only a passing interest in ivory work/5(4).

Mother Earth Father Sky, My Sister the Moon and Brother Wind make up The Ivory Carver Trilogy, an epic adventure set in prehistoric Alaska. Song of the River, Cry of the Wind and Call Down the Stars comprise The Storyteller Trilogy. Sue’s young adult book, SISU, was released by Thunder Bay Press/5.

Carving as Craft: Palatine East and the Greco-Roman Bone and Ivory Carving Tradition by St. Clair, Archer | Aug 29, Hardcover. Written by Blackie Collins.

Many artists are now producing a contemporary style of scrimshaw which in some cases is quite similar to the original work of the whaling seamen. It is this new style of scrimshaw to which this book's interests are directed.

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Ivory carving flourished under the Carve the Ivory book Empire, particularly in the 5th and 6th centuries and from the 10th to the 13th century.

Christian figures, symbols, and scenes were the subjects most often depicted on ivory book covers, icons, boxes, shrines, crosiers, crucifixes, door panels, and thrones.

Ivory carving. Written By: Ivory carving, the carving or shaping of ivory into sculptures, ornaments, and decorative or utilitarian articles. Elephant tusks have been the main source of ivory used for such carvings, although the tusks of walrus and other ivory-bearing mammals have also been worked.

Ivory carving is the carving of ivory, that is to say animal tooth or tusk, generally by Carve the Ivory book sharp cutting tools, either mechanically or manually. Humans have ornamentally carved ivory since prehistoric times, though until the 19th-century opening-up of the interior of Africa, it was usually a rare and expensive material used for luxury products.

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VINTAGE LARGE Chinese Intricately Carved White Cinnabar vase SIGNED IVORY DYNAST. Ivory carvings, fashioned for thousands of years from the tusks of mammoths, elephants, rhinos and other animals, still captivate collectors even after recent controversy about the import of African elephant tusks.

Artistic ivory carvings, from Buddha figurines to elaborate carved slabs of. Many of our ivory carvings are artifacts or tools used by the Inuit tribes of Alaska to years ago. Materials include; fossilized walrus tusk ivory, ancient mammoth ivory, antler, and more.

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Let’s get started. Carved ivory has also been found in ancient tombs in Egypt and China dating back to BC. The Romans, as far back as AD made many religious items of carved ivory including fine boxes, elaborate ivory panels and religious items. Remarkable ivory triptychs have been found from the.

Graceful KUAN YIN Chinese 11" Lady Goddess Flowers Carved Statue Resin w/ Base Statue has hand engraved artist signature on back and foil makers label on bottom of base. Detailed quality carving, estimate it to be a mid century piece. She sits on a black carved floral base.

Ivory. Prices for most ivory carvings on 1stdibs are negotiable. You’ll see a "Make an Offer" button on the item details page, indicating that the seller is willing to consider a lower price.

It’s not uncommon for customers to get 15–25% off the list price after negotiating. Ivory Carving Techniques. Ivory carving tools and methods changed little up until the end of the 19th century. Carvers used an adz, axe or chisel for stripping the outer rind from the tusk, then a saw for cutting the tusk into manageable sections and then an implement known as a float to pare the surface.

ince antiquity, ivory is a prized possession with its stunning sculptured artifacts. Being rare and expensive, ivory carvings have always caught the imagination of art lovers. This fine material is responsive to fine cutting that enables intensely artistic expressions in a compressed manner.

11th-century Italian carved elephant tusk, Louvre. Ivory is a hard, white material from the tusks (traditionally elephants') and teeth of animals, that consists mainly of dentine, one of the physical structures of teeth and tusks. The chemical structure of the teeth and tusks of mammals is the same, regardless of the species of origin.

Ivory: Genuine, Fake, and Confusing Historically, genuine ivory has been difficult to obtain, highly sought after and, consequently, an expensive luxury item.

In some ways ivory is very similar to precious metals and gemstones. We want to keep you updated on our latest offers and updates. Join our e-mail list to be the first to find out what's new.

And as always, we won't share your information with anyone (view our privacy policy for. Get the best deals on Ivory Carving Chinese Antiques when you shop the largest online selection at memoriesbythesmile.com Free shipping on many items VINTAGE CARVED IVORY COLORED LACQUER OVER BRASS VASE ON WOODEN STAND.

$ Color: Ivory. $ shipping. Watch. ANTIQUE ORIENTAL CHINESE CARVED BUTTON IN LOVELY WOVEN STRAW BOX. We offer genuine mammoth tusks, chunks and pieces of the prehistoric ivory and bone from Alaska, the Yukon and Siberia. This ivory is at least 10, years old and could easily be older.

To comply with state laws we no longer ship any ivory to New Jersey addresses and no mammoth ivory to. Antiques, Regional Art, Asian, Chinese, Ivory offered for sale on Trocadero - internet antique mall. Browse antiques and fine art online. Shibayama note book, Sold £ carved ivory indian figure.

Sold £ 19th Century Japanese gilt lacquered ivory tusk vase, Sold £ iJapanese carved ivory scent bottle. Sold £ Oriental ivory carving of a dragon. Sold £ Ivory card case, Sold £ Japanese Okimono, Sold £ Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. You searched for: carved ivory jewelry. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search.

No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you. How to carve authentic looking ivory in materials available today Carvers have a long history of turning to ivory as an alternative carving material.

It holds detail better than any woods, but is much harder than most woods. Ivory from elephant tusks has been outlawed for many years, so carvers [ ]. Fish Creek Company offers a unique shopping experience with a large selection of Made In Alaska Gifts and Alaskan Artwork.

Fish Creek Company is a locally owned and operated Alaska Gift Shop. Fish Creek Company is a locally owned and operated Alaska Gift Shop. results for ivory carving Save ivory carving to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed.

Unfollow ivory carving to stop getting updates on your eBay Feed. Alaskan Native Ivory, Bone, and Native Crafts All of the ivory, bone, and baskets in the Gallery are made here in Alaska.

Most of these items are carved by Alaskan Natives, and aside from a few estate pieces, we know the name and village of the carver. Ivory plaque, probably from a book cover, Reims late century, with two scenes from the life of Saint Remy and the Baptism of Clovis The Sacramentary of Drogo, one of the gospel illustrated manuscripts from the Carolingian Revival.

wikipedia Western Europe came crawling out of the "Dark Ages" with the arrival of Frankish kings, whom, in. Nov 20,  · Ivory is made from the tusks and teeth of elephants, whales and several other animals. While bone and ivory can be similar in appearance, weight, and feel, ivory tends to be of higher value and more regulated than bone.

Start by determining if the piece is bone or ivory rather than a synthetic or other replica memoriesbythesmile.com: K. Soap Carving – Simple Camp Craft for Kids Ivory soap carving for children Soap carving is a fun camp craft to try at Scout camp or at home.

And, since you don't have to use a knife, even young kids can try simple soap carving. Carved Ivory Caskets and Reliquaries of Early Northern Europe One of the more spectacular art forms of the Vikings were carved ivory boxes or caskets, intricately carved with an assortment of motifs.

Having long admired these caskets, I decided to make my own casket, utilizing themes from Norse mythology. D.E.L.S. carries all the scrimshaw tools and supplies you need to create your own beautiful scrimshaw artwork, including legal African Elephant Ivory in a variety of sizes and shapes, as well as Bone and Wooly Mammoth or Walrus Ivory.

Nov 18,  · A national and international bestseller, and selected by the American Library Association as one of the Best Books for Young Adults inMother Earth Father Sky is the first novel in Harrison’s critically acclaimed Ivory Carver Trilogy, which includes My Sister the Moon and Brother Wind/5(11).

Ivory statue is the carving of ivory, that is to say animal tooth or tusk, by using sharp cutting tools, either mechanically or manually. Humans have ornamentally carved ivory since prehistoric times, though until the 19th century opening-up of the interior of Africa, it was.

Apr 11,  · An ivory carved necklace was given to me by my mother and it from the s, when she married my dad. I have been trying to find out how much its worth. I also have a carved, small salt and pepper shaker the same age.

The necklace is approx. 55cm. each bead matching and carved single strand. I hope you can help me. Jun 19,  · Chinese Ivory Carvings a Brief History Over Years.

By the end of the end of the 18th C. westerners had been exposed to the amazing skills with which the Chinese had been able to carve Elephant Ivory's through the items brought back during the China Trade Era.Dec 12,  · I had a carved ivory ball that has been broken.

It was a ball inside a ball, inside a ball, inside a ball going down to a very small ball in the centre. Each 'ball' was intricately carved. The outside ball was about 50cm in diameter. Do you have any idea how much this would be valued at as I need to claim.

Thanking you. [email protected]5/5(K).Ivory carving is a crossword puzzle clue. Clue: Ivory carving. Ivory carving is a crossword puzzle clue that we have spotted 1 time. There are related clues (shown below).