"Nana Saul Style" Bobcat

By Kevin Chapman, Zuni-Sioux

Animal: Bobcat, Material: Turquoise
This offering is sold.
Kevin Chapman's "Nana Saul Style" Bobcat is minimally yet gorgeously carved of turquoise. Saul Yuselew(d) was a special carver whose fetishes were considered by many to be healing. Saul was also Kevin's grandfather. The word "Nana" is the Zuni word for grandfather. About 2 3/8" long, 1 1/2" tall and 1/2" wide.