A Fledgling Feathered Friend

By Melvin Sandoval, San Felipe-Zuni

Animal: Raven, Material: Marble
This offering is sold.
A Raven (perhaps a crow or other feathered friend) expresses a serene and fledgling-like quality. This marble bird has been carved by Melvin Sandoval, a wonderful carver who brings out an animal's essence in such a minimalistic and clean way. About 3" long, 1" wide and 1 1/2" tall. The offering bundle consists of a gorgeous carved point of jet with turquoise and heishe shell beads.