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Chad Quandelacy's parents are noted carvers Stewart Quandelacy and Priscilla Lasiloo. The Quandelacy family is made up of many talented and innovative fetish carvers, known for their corn maiden carvings and other great works.
Shown on a lovely base of ironwood, comes Talia Quandelacy's magnificent tablita maiden carved from turquoise. A traditional headdress called a "tablita", along with a shawl and boots adorn this approximate 3 1/4" tall, 2" wide and 3/4" deep fetish, measurements include base. A face of overlaid fossilized ivory that's been incised and darkened with jet paste, adds a luxurious richness to this fetish. She's adorned with incised star elements and inlays of colorful lapis lazuli, red coral and malachite.
Talia comes from an important family of artists. Her mother is renowned carver Faye Quandelacy of Zuni Pueblo, while her father is master jeweler Franklin Carrillo of Laguna Pueblo.
Chad Quandelacy's parents are renowned carvers Stewart Quandelacy and Priscilla Lasiloo. The Quandelacy family is made up of many incredible and innovative fetish carvers, and are known for their corn maiden carvings and other wonderful works.
Presented on an amazing geode base, Chad's many Corn-maidens of turquoise unite in sisterhood and feminine strength. This reversible fetish is gorgeous viewed from any angle. Each maiden's face is incised and darkened with jet paste. Several Zuni flowers are decorated with either red coral or turquoise. Etched Dragonfly and star elements adorn this approximate 4" tall, 2" wide and 1 1/2" deep piece.
Veronica Poblano is from the greater Teddy Weahkee (d) family of carvers. Her father was noted and iconic Zuni carver Leo Poblano (d), nephew of Teddy Weahkee. Her latest masterwork is this magnificent labradorite bird, absolutely glowing with blue, green and yellow hues. It is permanently perched a top a carved turquoise leaf. Either incised wing is set with a sterling silver and red coral or turquoise cabochon. Lapis and turquoise stones are inlaid along the back of this fine bird that has turquoise eyes. This special fetish will be a treasured addition to any collection. About 3 5/8" long, 2" wide and 2" tall. Extra shipping charges may apply.
Kevin Chapman, Zuni-Sioux
Carved from a single piece of turquoise with a rich matrix this bird, by Cheryl Beyuka, is truly something special. The graceful sweep of the overall shape is accented by the beautiful necklace of coral and turquoise beads. With eyes of red coral, this pretty bird is about 3 3/4" long, 2 1/8" wide by 1" tall.
This graceful little pueblo maiden by Ray Tsalate is carved from antler, patiently standing bare footed on a base of marble. She wears a mother of pearl shell feather in her finely carved hair, swept up into two little buns, plus a fine necklace of inlaid red coral with a turquoise center piece. Her inlaid eyes of brown pen shell and the red coral mouth convey a serene reverence. The sleeves of her dress are decorated with Dragonflies darkened with jet paste while the bottom is accented with an inlaid design turquoise, red coral and lines filled with pipestone paste. This beautiful carving measures about 1 1/8" wide by 1" deep and stands at 3" tall including the base.
Ray Tsalate's Mountain-lion of antler stands on hind legs to look you square in the eye. Wearing a kilt and moccasins decorated with the inlaid designs and accent stones of turquoise, variscite, lapis and sugilite. The feathered serpent on the kilt ends in a coiled spiral and was created with inlaid sodalite, pipestone and jet. This cat's face is really sweet too, eagerly looking out of eyes of inlaid gold lip mother of pearl with malachite pupils with a shiny nose of pen shell. About 4" tall, 1 1/2" wide and 3 1/4" deep, with a nice long tail!
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.