Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
Miniature, 5.0 x 3.9 x 2.3 cm

This miniature is an absolute showstopper! 270o of this specimen is damage free, and in conjunction with aesethics this piece is absolutely a top-shelf display piece. The colors on this piece engage the eye with a rich purple transitioning to magenta accented by a bronze colored accent on one side.The greater crystallization of the outer shell and subsequent increased sparkle focuses the eye to the middle of the specimen. This piece is striking. Read up on the scientific analysis of these at