Zuni Hematite & Azurite Turtle With Hidden Rabbit Friend

By Ricky Laahty

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Ricky Laahty's reptiles are simply fabulous! Using materials indigenous to the Zuni Pueblo area, Ricky's extraordinary Turtle is composed of a base of luscious Zuni hematite, overlaid with a mosaic shell of vibrant Zuni azurite. This one-of-a-kind turtle's realistic eyes are of pen shell and azurite. Hidden underneath this reptile is a nice Rabbit companion, also with eyes of pen shell and azurite. About 2" long, 2" wide and 1" tall. This collectible carving has an appealing weightiness and will be a joy to have and visit always!