Carving

Most carvings were made of stone or ivory and were worked by chipping, carving, sanding, and polishing.

Michelangelo is the most famous of carvers. Michelangelo uniquely approached his stone by sculpting from one side to the other. This piece is carved from marble.
This is an example of wood carving. This method of carving isn't often used because wood eventually decays.
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