Pueblo Guardian Of Melon Shell

By Herbert Him, Sr.

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Herbert Him Sr.'s stunning and powerful whole melon shell carving depicts a Zuni katsina watching over his pueblo home. This collectible work also depicts sun, thunder, rain cloud, crescent moon, star, growing corn, spiral, and tadpole designs, incised in a lovely and significant manner. The incised pueblo's tiny windows, doors and individual adobe mud bricks are gorgeous! About 5 3/4" tall, 4" long and 3 1/4" deep, signed by the artist.