Rock crystal flamingo with a beak of rhodochrosite and an onyx tail on silver legs, on a piece of rock with an emerald crystal, height 13.5 cm. Two hummingbirds carved from rock crystal. with aventurine wings and carnelian beaks, on an agate geode stand, 10x15x7.5 cm.
Peter Muuller skillfully carves animals and birds out of precious stones and minerals. As there are no two identical creatures in nature, so each work of the carver is unique.
Peter Muuller was born and raised in Lucerne (Switzerland). Since 1979 he lives in Brazil with his wife Teja Vroom. Together they take part in various international exhibitions, where the master exhibits his creations.
It will take a lot of time, patience and great talent to carve such a figure. Undoubtedly, Peter Muuller has them. His birds look so realistic that it seems, for another second, they will flap their wings and fly.
Two rubellite parrots on a quartz stand. Each parrot is carved from rich red tourmaline – rubellite, which has good transparency, pink tourmaline beaks, gilded silver legs. Height 26.5 cm.
Two aquamarine parrots with bright pink tourmaline beaks, rubelite eyes and gilded feet, perched on a vase of three smoky quartz, green tourmaline and albite crystals. base. Height 32 cm.
Three sparrows made of lemon quartz with agate beaks and pomegranate eyes on a druze or epidote, height 47 cm.
A small carved parrot made of purple and green striped fluorite (China), with a carnelian beak and silver paws, is removed from a translucent quartz base. Height 19 cm.
Rose quartz cockatoo with good clarity, yellow jasper comb, rubellite beak, gilded legs, sitting on a black tourmaline crystal with an intergrowth of clevelandite and muscovite. Height 23 cm.
Flamingo family in beautiful translucent rose quartz. Tourmaline adorns the beaks. The gold-plated legs are attached to a large sample of smoky quartz, which has phantom inclusions that mimic the depth of the water. Dimensions 33x23x24 cm.
Two aquamarine hummingbirds with carnelian beaks, rubelite eyes and gilded legs, perched on a quartz crystal druse. Height 11.5 cm.
Pair of rock crystal eagles with agate beaks on a base of smoky quartz with rutile inclusions. Height 28 cm.
Cockatoo in clear rock crystal, with aventurine crest, rubellite beak and eyes, on a base of extra large emerald crystal in black slate, raised on an oval acrylic base. Height 21.5 cm.
Three amethyst hummingbirds on a druse of tourmaline and quartz. height 20 cm.
A peacock with a folded quartz tail with a golden crest and gilded silver legs, on an amethyst crystal brush set on a rock crystal stand. Height 35.5 cm.
Kingfisher made of labradorite (Madagascar), with a fish made of quartz, sitting on a rock crystal. Height 43 cm.
Two owls from citrine. the sculptural group is unusual in that the artist used a natural cavity in a feldspar and mica base to simulate a nest in a hollow tree. Both owls are decorated with carnelian and garnet eyes and gilded legs. height 25 cm.
A pair of fluorite parrots on an albite stone. Mounted on a clear acrylic stand. Height 21.5 cm.
The Great Long-eared Owl is carved from clear quartz with bright red hematite flecks giving the owl an overall pink glow. The eyes are made of citrine, the beak is made of pomegranate. Gold-plated silver claws hold onto a massive base of polished rutilated quartz. Height 38 cm.
A rose quartz hen, an amethyst chick with silver legs on a green tourmaline stand. Height 14 cm.
A pair of amethyst and white quartz bald eagles on an albite crystal on a black granite base. Height 51 cm.
Ruby hummingbird in flight drinking orchid nectar from frosted rock crystal. Stem and stamens in gold, stand in hot pink tourmaline in white crystal. Height 24 cm.
Carved toucan from smoky quartz, rhodochrosite and milky quartz. Beak of blue lapis lazuli, red jasper and green opal. Installed on rock with inclusions of smoky quartz, lepidolite and albite. Black granite base with gilded metal border. Height 33 cm.
Three sugilite hummingbirds on an amethyst rose crystal. Height 20 cm.
Pair of rose quartz parrots on aquamarine crystal. Height 28 cm.
Fluorite duck with agate eyes, beak and paws is carved from a single fluorite crystal. Length 17.5 cm.
Two rose quartz macaws with gilded metal legs, garnet beaks and eyes are set on a large green tourmaline crystal. Tourmaline crystal height 24.7 cm, total height 38 cm.