See bejewelled gold Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque here

By Sheena Amos

ABU DHABI 15 September 2017: A stunning model made of 24 karat pure gold for Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque has been unveiled by Gold Line Italia during the now-running Abu Dhabi International Hunting & Equestrian Exhibition, Adihex 2017.

The replica is inlaid with a rare collection of gemstones mirroring the architectural grandeur boasted by the iconic landmark, said Wam.

A spokesman for the Italian company, which is known for its productions of silver and gold-coated sculptures with stunning decorations, said the replica took 60 days at the hand of some of the company ‘s most skilled architects, to come up with this masterpiece, of which the company will produce only 10 pieces, worth $40,000 each.

“The model reflects the unique grand stature of Late Sheikh Zayed,” he added, noting that the Italian company pays paramount importance to Arab traditions and heritage that can be delineated through intricately magnificent works of arts that remain indelible in memory,” he added.