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Honister Slate hand carved human skull

Honister Slate hand carved human skull

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The hand-carved slate human skull made from Westmorland Green Slate is a remarkable piece of artistry that captivates the eye with its intricate details and unique material. Crafted with meticulous precision and a deep understanding of the human anatomy, this sculptural masterpiece showcases the beauty and versatility of slate as a medium.

The skull measures approximately 7 inches in height, 5 inches in width, and 6 inches in depth, making it a substantial and visually striking piece. Its solid construction ensures durability and longevity, allowing it to be displayed with pride for generations to come.

The choice of Westmorland Green Slate adds an element of natural elegance to the skull. This slate variety, renowned for its rich green hues and subtle variations in colour and texture, lends a sense of organic authenticity to the carving. The single piece of slate used in the creation of this skull has been carefully selected for its colour and pattern, enhancing its aesthetic appeal.

The surface of the skull exhibits a smooth, polished finish, accentuating the natural beauty of the slate. The interplay of light and shadow creates a sense of depth and dimension, highlighting the subtle variations in colour and texture that are characteristic of Westmorland Green Slate. This adds a unique visual appeal to the overall composition, making the skull a truly captivating centerpiece.

The weight of the slate skull (approximately 1.8kg) adds a tactile and substantial feel to the piece. Whether displayed on a shelf, a pedestal, or any other suitable surface, it commands attention and becomes an intriguing conversation starter in any setting.

This hand-carved slate human skull exemplifies the fusion of artistry and natural materials, creating a truly exceptional piece of sculptural art. Its meticulous craftsmanship, attention to detail, and the choice of Westmorland Green Slate as the medium make it to a work of art that is both visually stunning and intellectually stimulating.

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