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Silver High Altai Argali

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This impressive argali is the largest wild sheep with the heaviest horns of any sheep in the world. It lives in the Asian Altai Mountains of Siberia and Mongolia. Here Doug has shown it running down a precipice with silver … Continue reading

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Silver Water of Life

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A realistic but modern sculpture of the common Burchill’s Zebra. The punda milia, its swahili name, is another of Doug’s African favorites. With the highly polished silver, dark accents for the stripes, and a sculpted relief of two zebras drinking … Continue reading

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Silver Woolly Mammoth

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The mammoth mysteriously disappeared many years ago, but Doug’s creation has brought him back to life for modern times. The monument version of this sculpture was gifted to Dave McCoy, founder of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area in Mammoth Lakes, California, … Continue reading

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Silver Nyati Mkubwa

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One of the Big Five most dangerous animals of Africa is the impressive and powerful African Cape Buffalo. Usually seen surrounded by the movement of birds, the delicate and graceful egrits set off its massive form. Size: 11H x 21L … Continue reading

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Country Crossing

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The migrations of the elk herd through central Colorado inspired this design, with the elk on the dropped antler. This sculpture was originally created as an entrance for a ranch in Snowmass, Colorado that lies in the path of a … Continue reading

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Texas Ranger

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As a young Nevadan, Doug grew up in an outdoor atmosphere and intrigued by the Old West. As a teenager, he was presented a carbine, like the Texas Rangers used, by an old government trapper friend named Bill Edmunds. They … Continue reading

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Tribute to Dave McCoy

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Dave McCoy is the founder of Mammoth Mountain Ski Area in Central California. He is a true pioneer of the skiing industry. When Mammoth Village was created, they wanted to honor Dave by commissioning a life + 1/4 sculpture of … Continue reading

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Col. Bud Anderson

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A life-size monument honoring this World War II hero, a triple ace who served in Europe. He is depicted in his flight uniform. His famous P51 Mustang was named Old Crow. Bud turned 90 in 2012, and is being honored … Continue reading

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Erica

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To commemorate the life of a beautiful young woman who at the age of 30 died unexpectedly. She loved her Rhodesian ridgeback and her beagle, and is carrying her favorite book, Gone With the Wind. Every detail was lovingly planned … Continue reading

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Running Deer

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This bronze Apache Maiden, in authentic ceremonial dress with flowing fringe, running with a small deer was created as a mate for Friends of Freedom. It has polychrome color on the beadwork and is mounted on a 3 slab of … Continue reading

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