Acknowledging Bear

By Dinah Gasper

Animal: Bear, Material: Purisima Stone
This offering is sold.
Dinah Gasper's agreeableĀ Bear is carved of fossil-loaded purisima stone, about 2 1/4" long, 3/4" wide and 1" tall. She's attached her sterling silver signature label on this bear that has turquoise inlaid eyes and nostrils. Dinah and her late husband Pete Gasper Sr. (d), used a similar sterling silver signature label. Dinah inlays her creature's faces this way in remembrance of her mother Edna Leki.