Pygmy Owl Spirit Box
Mostly head and eyes, still only 5 1/4 inches tall. Earless but fearless. Long repetitive calls belie his size. Dense nest in the deep dark woods. Rarely seen and not often in town. Like me.
Sterling Silver engraved owl set in 18 karat gold in silver rope sets.
Perched on Carico Lake turquoise set in silver with 18 karat balls.
Tow Royston turquoise cabs set in silver with 18 karat balls.
Antique vintage broken cast iron doorplate with keyhole.
Green steel machinists box set on steel patina roof metal with New Mexico license plate in cast iron nickle plated over door.
Inside: Raven on turquoise set in silver, enameled pocket-watch face, amethyst specimen, watch movement, silver snake, cast iron, coyote toe bone, blue moonstone, lichen stick from the Elfin Forrest, old signage and coins.
13in x 20in