Exceptional hand carved turtle alebirije wood carving by top Oaxacan artists Nestor Melchor & Leticia Fabian. Exquisitely carved out of copal wood by Nestor and painted with very fine detail by Leticia incorporating ancient Zapotec patterns which have a very high significance in Oaxaca culture. This piece is signed and includes a signed certificate of authenticity. An excellent addition to any art collection.
Origin: Oaxaca, Mexico
Length/Height/Width: 9.25" x 3.75" x 5.5"
Material: Single piece of copal wood
Artist: Nestor Melchor and Leticia Fabian
Includes: Signed certificate of authenticity