Mineshaft has a wide range of Buddha and Ganesh and Kuan Yin carvings. We stock traditional Buddha and the fat Buddha. Our carvings are done in a range of semi precious stones as well as in woolly mammoth ivory. Every effort is made to keep this page up to date and we will add more carvings to the site on a regular basis
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PRECIOUS OPAL BUDDHA CARVING
This carving is another of the special Buddha carvings we have done. Carved by our own carver in Bali. The carver has read the opal to perfection placing the colour bars expertly in to the carving. The opal was mined by Peter and comes from the very first pocket of opal mined at the grasshopper field at Mintabie in South Australia You can read the story about the rush to this new field under “other stories.” The story is called “The first Grasshopper pocket”. This is one of the largest pieces of opal from the pocket and he kept it for over 30 years before deciding on having this exquisite carving made from it. The piece weighs 80 carats and measures 44 mm by 26 mm by 12mm and the opal has nice colour. The price is A$4000.
Buddha head in opal. There is some nice colour in the hair and forehead. The opal is from our Water tank claim at Mintabie Opal field. The carving measures 30 mm by 29 mm by 12 mm and weighs 57 carats. The price is A$1000.
BLACK OPAL reclining BUDDHA. The carver has worked hard to get the best carving from this piece. The carving measures 48 mm by 16 mm by 8 mm and weighs 46 carats. The price is A$2000
JET BUDDHA. This Buddha has been carved by our carver in Bali from rough Jet mined in Russia. It measures 93 mm by 57 mm by 33 mm and weighs 92 grams. The price is A$220.
SOLID OPAL BUDDHA in sterling silver. A really nice hand made sterling silver pendant. The Buddha is hand carved from a piece of violet jelly opal. Around the base of the pendant there are 8 blue zircons. The price is A$400. Click on image for a larger picture.
SOLID JELLY OPAL BUDDHA. This is a nice little carving out of solid jelly opal with a lovely violet flash. It weighs 33 carats and the price is A$180.
GEMSTONE BUDDHA pendants. Here are three large sterling silver pendants. They measure between 50mm and 70mm in length and are all exquisite pieces of jewellery.
LABRADORITE BUDDHA. An extremely bright, colourful Buddha. Carved out of the very best material by a master carver. The carving measures 54mm by 36mm by 16mm and costs A$200.
LABRADORITE BUDDHA. A nice bright, colourful Buddha. The carving measures 50mm by 28mm by 20mm and costs A$50.
This is a very nice carving. The Quartz has limonitic inclussions inside it. The carver has placed them perfectly on the side of Kuan Yin The piece weighs 108 carats and measures 44mm by 26mm by 16mm. The price is A$100 for this unique reverse Quartz carving. Click on image for larger picture.
Here are two Kuan Yin carved from Australia’s unique Zebra Stone. These pieces measure 64mm by 39mm by 18mm and weigh just over 50 grams. The price is only A$50 each. Click on the image for a larger picture.
MAMMOTH IVORY GANESH. This is a lovely large carving. The cross hatching “Schreger” lines in the mammoth are clearly visible. The actual carving measures 127mm by 75mm and sits on a wooden base. The price is A$1500.
GANESH Mammoth Ivory carving. This is a large quite thick carving. The detail is quite ornate and beatifully carved. The price is A$1200. Click on the smaller pictures for a larger image.
Here are three mammoth ivory Ganesh. All beautifully carved with great detail. The price is in A$200 to A$220 plus postage. Click on the image for a larger picture.
GANESH Mammoth carving. This is a quite large carving measuring 112 x 68 x 14. The price is A$600.
A very pretty Buddha. It is carved in good quality Ruby in Zoisite. It measures 45mm by 47mm by 27mm and weighs 339 carats. The price is A$120 plus postage. Click on the image for a larger picture.
A nicely carved Buddha in hard to get Chrysocolla. The carving measures 71 mm by 56 mm by 31 mm and weighs 172 grams. The price is A$100 plus postage. Click on image for a larger picture.
CRYSTAL QUARTZ Buddha. This gemstone carving of a fat buddha is carved in the finest quality quartz crystal. It measures 61 mm by 48 mm by 48mm and weighs 174 grams. The price is A$175 plus postage. Click on the image for a larger picture.
This pendant is totally hand made including the fabulous hand carved Tigereye Buddha. The carving measures 55mm by 36mm. The price is A$200 plus postage. Click on image for a larger picture.
RUBY BUDDHA carving. This small carving is in Ruby and Ruby with a touch of Zoisite. It weighs weighs 84 carats. Click on the image for a larger picture.Below are a few woolly mammoth ivory Buddha carvings
LABRADORITE Buddha. This carving shows the magnificent colours of the Labradorite. It measures 55 x 50 x 14mm and weighs 180 carats. The price is A$100.
BUDDHA & KUAN YIN horn carvings. Mineshaft has many of these hand carved pieces mounted on gold plated heavy bases. They vary in height from 42mm to 52mm and all are prices at A$40 each. Click on the image for a larger picture. If you would like to see more send us an E Mail.