Maegan Shetima is a young artists brimming with talent. Here she has created a powerful, approachable, companion Wolf
) carved from an extraordinary rainbow watermelon serpentine. One side is creamy white. White wolf is an important protector in the Zuni way. The other side is a rosy blush, friendly and pretty. Maegan carved fierce claws but also a sweet face with beautiful eyes of inlaid gold lip shell and jet. The nose and smile are incised and darkened with jet paste. Finely incised fur covers its body. A turquoise point rests on top of a mother of pearl shell point, an offering to honor the strength of this great hunter. About 2 3/4" tall and 5 3/4" long.