Beloved Bear

By Pete Gasper, Jr.

Animal: Bear, Material: Chrysocolla
This offering is sold.

Pete Gasper Jr. is from the greater Teddy Weahkee (d) family of amazing Zuni artists. His parents are noted carvers Dinah Gasper and Peter Gasper Sr.

Pete has chosen chrysocolla, a lively copper mineral in the turquoise family, to carve this tidy and lovable Bear, about 1 7/8" long, 3/4" wide and 1 1/4" tall. It has red coral inlaid eyes and a vibrant orange spiny oyster shell point offering bundle.