Striking large eagle Hand Carved from a lovely specimen of lapis with an inlaid turquoise necklace and eyes. Thelma was the carving partner of her husband Aaron until his death in 2002, after that she often teamed up with her daughter Lorandina. Aaron was born in 1910 and died mid-February 2002, Thelma is still alive but no longer carving, the daughter of Theodore Kucate and "Suzie" Hap-nu-si-tsa. This eagle was carved in 2003 and is a beautiful example of the Sheche's classic carving style. Order this museum-quality carving now and own an important piece of Zuni fetish carving history. Signed T & L Sheche. 4" long- 1 1/4" tall- 3/4" thick. 100% money-back satisfaction guarantee. A certificate of authenticity will be included.