Treasured Tablita Maiden

By Bryson Bobelu

Animal: Tablita Maiden, Material: Zuni Travertine
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Carved from one specimen of a variety of gorgeous travertine found only at Zuni Pueblo, is Bryson Bobelu's wonderful Zuni travertine tablita maiden. She wears a traditional headdress called a tablita that's inlaid with red coral and turquoise. Her wise eyes are of inlaid turquoise, and her mouth is represented with a jet inlay. Many lovely turquoise pieces adorn her. About 1 1/2" tall, 1 1/4" wide and 1 1/4" deep.