Very traditional travertine or "zuni rock" mountain lion with old style pen shell or jet inlaid eyes, a long tail curled down the animal's rear with the artist's signature " S Lekkya" incised into the underbelly. Carved in May of 2000 this example of her work shows trademark design elements of her famous father Leekya Deyuse, especially in the ears, upturned head and relatively small feet. Sarah was born in 1930 and died in January of 2017 and was the daughter of Leekya Deyuse and sister of Alice Homer and Francis Leekya. This mountain lion was originally purchased in Sedona, AZ in July of 2000. Buy this museum quality carving now and enjoy! Signed S Leekya. 2 1/4" long- 1 3/8" tall (head)- 9/16" wide. 100% money back satisfaction guarantee. Certificate of authenticity will be included.