Coracle / $2,400 / Home Page / COLLECTION SERIES MARBLE SCULPTURE By Martin Cooney

COLLECTION SERIES MARBLE SCULPTURE

Carved by MARTIN COONEY 

Coracle / The Maiden Collection / Colorado Yule Marble

22.5 x 15.5 x 8.5″ / SN120105 /  40 lbs / $2,400

This Carving is Currently Displayed at the KMJ COONEY GALLERY

Located across from the airport and fronting Highway 82

111 Aspen Airport Business Center, Suite D. Colorado 81611

Also Available For Purchase at UniqueMarbleCompany.com   link

Free Shipping Available to Most Cities within the Continental USA

Although 8 lbs lighter than my largest Hand Carved Marble Bowl at the time of carving, Mother of Pearl, I feel as though Coracle never-the-less projects a striking, nay formidable display of strength and endurance.

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Much effort went into removing the huge amount of stone that formed the center of the rough block, for this is one deep and wide bowl.  But I think anything less would have fallen short for a bowl named after such a durable inland watercraft.  Such was my ancestor’s dependence upon this simple assembly of carefully woven twigs smeared with pitch that with it, either by paddling or strapping it upon their backs, they managed to navigate the numerous winding rivers, tidal estuaries, and vast marshes of a Europe dominated by dense forests and treacherous bogs.

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COLLECTION SERIES MARBLE SCULPTURE

Carved by MARTIN COONEY 

Coracle / The Maiden Collection / Colorado Yule Marble

22.5 x 15.5 x 8.5″ / SN120105 /  40 lbs / $2,400

This Carving is Currently Displayed at the KMJ COONEY GALLERY

Located across from the airport and fronting Highway 82

111 Aspen Airport Business Center, Suite D. Colorado 81611

Also Available For Purchase at UniqueMarbleCompany.com   link

Free Shipping Available to Most Cities within the Continental USA

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