By Claudia Peina

Animal: Maiden, Material: Antler
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Claudia Peina's gorgeous warrior maiden was called into battle early, and didn't have time to finish her traditional hair style. Carved of antler she is wrapped in a shawl decorated with finely inlaid jet geometric lines and turquoise cabochons. Her hair is beautifully incised with an inlaid turquoise pin holding the one whorl in place. Her eyes are inlaid jet, her mouth inlaid coral. She stands at the ready holding a sterling silver hand stamped shield and spear. Her traditional boots are fastened with an inlaid turquoise button. About 2" tall, 5/8" wide, and 3/4" deep.