A Turtle To Hold Dear

By Veronica Poblano

Animal: Turtle, Material: Turquoise
This offering is sold.
Veronica Poblano hails from the greater Teddy Weahkee family of Zuni carvers. Her father was noted and iconic Zuni carver Leo Poblano, nephew of Teddy Weahkee. Her favorable Turtle with jet inlaid eyes, is carved from a rich green turquoise with lovely matrix. This treasured reptile's shell is softly incised and decorated with red coral inlays. Veronica's sterling silver signature label is permanently attached. About 2" long, 1 3/8" wide and 1/2" tall.