Lena Boone Turquoise Wolf


Item Number: DR 3085
Pueblo: Zuni Pueblo
Artist: Lena Boone
Medium: Turquoise and coral
Age: 2017
Dimensions: 2” x 5/8” x ½”



This is a wonderful old-style wolf is carved from a lovely piece of turquoise with inlaid coral eyes. This wolf has perfect style, flow, proportion and a flawless finish that makes him a pleasure to touch and to hold.

The Wolf is respected for its hunting skills and almost human intelligence. The wolf represents loyalty to family and tribe and is viewed as both a teacher and a pathfinder. The wolf’s ability to communicate over long distances make it an appropriate symbol of life’s never-ending journey. The wolf is also part of the directional set and is the guardian of the East. Yuna:wikko’o  is Zuni for wolf.

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