From the exhibition:
Creative Spark! : The Life and Art of Tony Da

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Turtle made for the 1974 Santa Fe Indian Market. Around the sides are sgraffito deer and lizards alternating with nine inset Indian Mountain turquoise.  The three bands of shell hei-shi and single strand of turquoise define the edge of lid.  The lid is one piece with a sculpted lizard rising off the surface and two pieces of turquoise inset on its back.  Signature:  DA, Lid:  DA Santa Fe Indian Market 1974.  10”w x 8”w x 8”h.  Collection of Roz and Gene Meieran. Photo by Charles King.

Usage: Photo Charles King

Credit: Collection Roz and Gene Meieran

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