Northern Pygmy Owls are small like there cousins Burrowing and Elf owls. Pygmy owls live in mountain pine and pine-oak forests, also in woodlands along streams. They occupy old woodpecker holes or other natural tree cavities.
This Pygmy Owl is carved of Elk Antler and burnished to give detail. The chest is inlaid with Pipe-Stone pigment. The eyes are inlaid with Gold Lip Mother of Pearl and Pen-Shell. The beak is inlaid with Gold Lip Mother of Pearl.
Signed: Troy Sice Zuni copyright 2021 6/17/2021 12pm
About 13/16"high by 5/8"wide by 7/8"long