Fresh water turtles are reptiles, like snakes, crocodilians and lizards. There are about 320 species of turtles throughout the world, inhabiting the great variety of terrestrial, freshwater and marine ecosystems on every continent except Antarctica and its waters.
Turtles are the oldest symbol of Mother Earth. He represents self-reliance, tenacity and longevity.
A hand carved Chrysocolla crystal fresh water turtle with inlaid eyes of Sleeping Beauty Turquoise.
Artist: Troy Sice
Signed: Troy Sice Zuni copyright 2023 5/23/2023 @ 8 pm
About: 3/8"tall by 1"wide by 1 5/8"long