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A playful little Turtle wants a ride on its mommy's shell. Carved from one piece of Zuni travertine, this turtle pair is carved with great meticulous detail. They measure 5 1/2" long, 3 5/8" wide and 2 3/8" tall.
A Mountain Lion carved in the old-style by Veronica Poblano. This feline does not have its tail running across its back, it is smoothly and delicately sculpted to match the stone. Carved from colorful labradorite, its eyes are inlaid with beautiful turquoise cabochons. This feline carries an offering bundle with a turquoise point that is bound by shell heishi, turquoise and red coral beads. It is about 2 5/8" long and 1 1/8" tall.
Mary C. Lovato, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
How can one resist this outrageously gorgeous spiral mosaic pendant where Mary overlaid irregular pieces of jet, sterling silver, red coral, turquoise, and fossilized ivory on a shell? Timeless and elegant, this collectible pendant is about 2 1/2" wide and 2 5/8" long.
by Toshio Sei
published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, Pennsylvania
This book investigates the origins and contemporary interpretations of Sun Face and Thunderbird/Hopi Bird designs expressed through jewelry by 33 Zuni artists.This wonderful book contains over 190 color photos.
Kenny Chavez has matched the detail in the stone with his detailed engraving in this attentive little reptile. Carved of a Picasso marble that displays many moods, this silver-eyed horned toad stretches about 2" long and nearly 1" tall.
This book investigates the origins and contemporary interpretations of the Knifewing god and the sacred Rainbow Man in Zuni mythology expressed through jewelry by 28 Zuni artists. This wonderful book contains 186 color photos.
Brian Yatsattie has meticulously overlaid a variety of gorgeous turquoise pieces on ground jet paste, over a large shell that is whimsically carved in the shape of a Frog. This fabulous amphibian's raised eyes are of rich fossilized ivory! It is a convex shell that is about 5 3/8" wide, 5 1/4" long and 1 1/8" tall.
Carved from a Zuni sandstone, this Bear has all the medicine of bear: strength, protection, and healing. Bobby comes from an active healing tradition! It measures 6 1/2" long and 3 1/2" tall.
This sterling silver cobble style inlay cuff bracelet is a masterpiece by Lloyd, father of the late carver Jeffrey Tsalabutie. Carving only occasionally, Lloyd is more well-known as a jeweler. He is one of a few Zuni jewelers doing this gorgeous style of stone work. His signature is to incise a depiction of sacred 'Dowa Yalanne' or Corn Mountain located in Zuni, on the underside of his works.
Using all natural stones, Lloyd has formed six Zuni sunface, inlaid stone to stone in various combinations of either turquoise, red coral, sugilite, opal, lapis and jet. Cuff is 3/4" wide. The entire inner circumference is about 5 1/2" including opening of 1 1/8".
Mary Frances Coriz, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Only the best of materials are used in this pin/pendant made by Mary and her husband John Aguilar, such as turquoise, red coral, jet, mother-of-pearl, and sterling silver, all set on a bed of shell. It measures 2 7/8" long and 2 5/8" wide.
Sheldon & Nancy Westika
Three special animals, an Eagle, a Mountain Lion, and a Bear join forces in an eye catching carving by Brion, of wonderstone. This material has a slight grainy feel to it, and has attractive layers of color. Bear and eagle have inlaid eyes of red coral, while the feline's eyes are of inlaid turquoise. About 3 7/8" long and 4 1/8" tall.
Cordell Pajarito, Kewa (Santo Domingo)
Words cannot describe the powerful beauty this pueblo DRAGONFLY pin/pendant exudes. With generous sections of mother-of-pearl, green turquoise, orange and red spiny oyster shells, this pin/pendant has a heart element at the bottom. The underside shows Cordell's signature among wonderful designs. Of tufa cast sterling silver, it's 3 5/8" long and 1 7/8" wide.
Herbert Him, Sr.
This classic and curious Turtle has been carved by Herbert Him Sr. in his distinctly endearing style. It is carved out of a lovely piece of dolomite with inlaid turquoise eyes and is about 3 1/4" long and 1" tall.
Terry Wilson, Dine-Zuni
This perceptive bird of dolomite shows off perfect plumage, as it ponders its next move, carved in great detail by Terry. With gorgeous opal eyes, this parrot is 2 3/8" tall and 1 3/8" deep.
Hal Zina Bennett
Herbert Ration, Dine (Navajo)
Crafted with charoite, spiny oyster shell and hand-stamped sterling silver, this maiden pin/pendant will surely tickle your fancy. Herbert is known for his gorgeous hand stamped silver work and this piece is no exception! The charoite cabochon is slightly rounded above the bezel. 3 5/8" long with pendant fixture and 1 1/4" wide.