Richard M. Wicker
Gemstone sculpture named "Gold Prospecting" by Vasily Konovalekno. First Man: Face Beloretsk quartz, Eyes Sapphire, Hair and Beard Agate, Hat Agate, Shirt Indian agate, Pants Obsidian, Boots Quartz, Scarf Dinosaur bone, Belt Tiger eye, Hands Beloretsk quartz. Second Man: Face Beloretsk quartz, Eyes Sapphire, Hat and beard Agate, Shirt Zebra jasper, Pants Sodalite, Boots Tiger eye and silver, Pipe Horn, Jacket Jasper conglomerate, Hands Beloretsk quartz. Burro: Body Jade, Nose and Hooves Agate, Blanket Separian calcite, Saddle Braces Petrified wood, Pickaxel and Shovel Petrified wood and silver, Gold Pan Silver and agate. Base: Base Tourmaline and agate.
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USA, Colorado, Denver Museum of Nature and Science
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