Fossilized Ivory Olla Maiden

By Kateri Quandelacy Sanchez

Animal: Maiden, Material: Fossilized Ivory
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This lovely maiden has been carved from fossilized ivory by Kateri Quandelacy Sanchez. With meticulously etched hair she wears a fringed shawl and carries an "olla" or water carrying jar on her head with pieces of crushed turquoise. With inlaid turquoise at her neck and waist, this elegant carving measures slightly over 3/4" long and 1 3/4" tall.