Silver & Gilt Mangosteen Figurine by Comyns Silver
The mangosteen, native to tropical lands surrounding the Indian Ocean, is sculpted by referencing the real fruit. A filled figurine gilt in 24K gold. This item is filled then covered in a layer of silver see how the process works below.
FILLING: Every Comyns sculpture is individually crafted in bonded porcelain to capture a particular moment, look or expression of an animal, or to faithfully reproduce an object. The sculpture is then enhanced with a layer of fine silver using sophisticated electro-deposit techniques. The item then goes through twelve different manufacturing processes. The final step is to add a protective sealant to preserve the bright finish.
To maintain the beauty of the sculpture, an occasional dusting will suffice. Hard cleaning materials, including silver polish, are not recommended.
W6.6CM L6.1CM Ø19CM
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Our ref: 92M860730