Turtle Sculpture Copper patina
Inspired bey the western painted turtle, this one is the largest size I made.
The Western Painted Turtle is an endangered and red listed species that lives here on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast. It is the only native turtle in BC. There is a group of local biologists that monitor the rare painted turtles. The biologists work to remove the introduced slider turtle, reclaim habitats and monitor turtle hatch-lings.
The Western Painted Turtle Sculpture was carved in wax then cast in bronze for the original design. The reproductions are cast in fine silver pewter and plated in copper then the blue green patina created. The beautiful hand made copper patina finish is protected with a coat of clear lacquer.
Each turtle sculpture is going to have it's unique patina, no two sculptures are alike but just as beautiful.
Measures 4-3/16" x 3-1/2" x 1-3/8"- (110mm x 90mm x 35 mm)
Weight almost 9 ounces.
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The finishes on our designs are like fingerprints, they'll each have it's unique patina.
That’s the beauty of the product! Please allow for slight variances from what is shown in photos.
Dec 22, 2015
Painted turtle is very detailed, heavy, and attractive.
Dec 12, 2015
My brother will be happy to get this turtle, which should remind him of the many he sees during his trips to the woods. Packed carefully and arrived quickly.
Aug 18, 2015
Wow do I love these sculptures from this amazing artist! Very highly Recommended. Keep up the GREAT work! Thanks!!