by Kuveza Gallery
LADY TORSO (MEDIUM)
Colour: Dark reddish hues
Dimensions (in cm): 61(h) x 31(w) x 30(d)
Weight (in kg): 35
Material: Butter Jade
Description: Sourced from Zimbabwe, this medium sized Shona stone sculpture depicts a woman’s torso and hips and is carved out of the rare red jasper stone. Craftmanship is exquisite, with a mixture of dark reddish hues.
Kuveza is a word derived from the Shona language meaning to carve, sculpt or carpentry. The Shona are a people whose ancestors built great stone cities in Southern Africa over a thousand years ago. The stones used most frequently belong to the geological family Serpentinite. We offer unique pieces of art that are distinctively made with stones by some of the best stone carvers in the world.FIND OUT MORE →