stand on their hind legs to get a better perspective on the situation, too see what lies ahead. This curious bruin is expertly carved from white marble by Herbert Halate who has been carving since he was 11 or 12. He learned by watching his father, Leonard Halate. Herbert has given this bear an offering of polished, smooth, beautiful blue turquoise. About 3 3/4" tall and 1 7/8" wide with turquoise inlaid eyes.