The Hawksbill Turtle, 2023 is a Sculpture by the contemporary artist Iqrut kataria. It's made from the materials Die cast aluminium, painted Ox blood high gloss lacquer. And it's created as a limited edition piece in a single size.

Ox blood lacquer paint is a deep, rich red color that can create a striking contrast against the silver color of the aluminum. Lacquer paint is known for its high gloss finish, which can give the artwork a sleek and modern look.

Hawksbill Turtle
  • Medium - Die cast Aluminium (polished)

  • Size - 36 inches x 30 inches x 9 inches

  • weight - ...... kgs

  • finish - high glass lacquer finish

  • Year- 2023

It's heartbreaking to hear about the decline of the Hawksbill Turtle population, and the cruel treatment they face at the hands of humans. The trafficking of these turtles for their meat and shells is not only illegal but also inhumane, and efforts must be made to put an end to this practice.

Hawksbill Turtles are also important for the existence of seagrass beds and coral reefs, as they help maintain the health of these ecosystems. These turtles are a living representation of reptiles that have existed in our oceans for the past hundred million years, and it's our responsibility to ensure their survival for generations to come.

Efforts to protect and conserve Hawksbill Turtles can involve measures such as implementing stricter laws and regulations against trafficking and bycatch, creating marine protected areas, and educating the public about the importance of these species and their role in maintaining a healthy ocean ecosystem. By working together, we can help ensure the survival and thriving of these magnificent creatures.