The stone is a painted stone where is the natural drawing on the rock that gives meaning to the stone and not the pebble shape. The stone is a river pebble coming from the Mount Pollino one of the metamorphic outcrops in the lower part of the Apennines between Basilicata and Calabria regions. Gneiss Is a White and black alterned foliate stone creating grate cromatik effect on suiseki stones
Provenience: Basilicata - Italy
Rock type: Gneiss
Daiza wood type: Rosewood
Stone size: cm. 8,5 x 6 x h.14,5
Daiza size: cm. 8 x 6
Each Suiseki is shipped with its relative wooden box and certification attesting its authenticity by a Suiseki Master.
Suiseki (literally: "stone worked by water") is the Japanese art of placing stones found in nature with an appearance that reminds of a natural object.
In addition to being beautiful decorative stones, they are also placed in meditative environments or shown off with bonsai, because they also rapresent a symbol of strength and flow of nature.