Carl Etsate "Sio" Zuni Shalako Kachina Carving
Artist: Multi talented Zuni fetish carver Carl Etsate
Medium: Sandstone base/ Handpainted carved wooden body/ Carved mother of pearl gold lip feathers on head dress and on shawl and skirt/ Turquoise nuggets necklace/ Lots of wooden appointments and adornments/ turquoise chips at base
Size: 6 1/2" H x 2 3/8" W x 1 7/9" Deep
The "Sio" Zuni Shalako appears in winter dances in January and stands nine feet high! A rare and beautiful sight!