Life In Secrecy
"The flower shows a picture of a healthy plant; in the middle there is a tightly folded leaf, which signifies a concealment of some sort."
This is suggestive of someone who keeps things something close to their chest, and who protects their true inner self by concealing it from others.
A quintessential work in Itayi's instantly recognisable style; elegant swirling curves and sweeping lines. It is quite flat, with an obvious front and back, so would be perfect for a shelf or other narrow display space.
Cobalt stone is the local Zimbabwean name given to this type of serpentine, which is typically a mixture of purple and green. It does not, as far as we know, contain any cobalt.