Emu Egg - Butterfly/Redgum Carved


Hollowed and carved emu egg with butterfly and redgum leaf and nut detail. Handcrafted by Dave Doyle.

Featuring detailed carved illustration of redgum leaves and nut on one side, with a butterfly on the reverse, the egg is mounted on a local, found wooden base

Of his art, he writes: Local to Menindee and descended from the Barkindji, I’ve always loved the bush and river and this is where I find inspiration. I like to make things from items I fund out bush - mostly wood but I also use scrap metals, sheet copper, freshwater mussel shells, turtle shells and have incorporated some recycled glass into my sculpture on occasion

210x105x75mm, 200g approx

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