Delvin Leekya Eagle


Item Number: DR 371
Pueblo: Zuni Pueblo
Artist: Delvin Leekya
Medium: New Mexico Alabaster
Dimensions: 2 3/8″ long x 1 7/8″ high x 1 1/4″ wide
Age: 2014



Delvin, the grandson of Leekya Deyuse, carves in a traditional style. The Eagle is the protective and hunting animal of the sky. It represents a connection to the heavens as it flies between heaven and earth. It is carried as a prey fetish when hunting rabbits and small game to ensure a good hunt. The piece is signed on the bottom.

Condition: Excellent- original condition – new
Provenance: Purchased from the artist.

Additional information

Weight 5 oz