A Cherished Turtle

By Debra Gasper

Animal: Turtle, Material: Turquoise
This offering is sold.

A Turtle carved of a luscious specimen of turquoise by Zuni Pueblo carver, Debra Gasper. Turtles are among the oldest and most primitive groups of reptiles, having evolved millions of years ago. Debra has added inlaid silver to the handsomely carved upper shell. With eyes of inlaid silver, the reptile measures about, 1" long, 3/4" wide and almost 1/2" tall.