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Miguel Estrella is a member of the Seri Indians of Sonora, Mexico. Formerly a fishing tribe, ecological disturbances had forced the tribe to seek other means of support. Iron wood, a once thriving tree in Sonora was their medium of choice for these wonderful carvings. The plaque on this female iron wood abstract reads, Miguel Estrella: Alegre, Caoba 93.
Place of Origin
Date of Manufacture
Late 20th Century
Materials and Techniques
Hand carved iron wood
Excellent original condition.
23.5 in. H x 7.25 in. W x 5.25 in. D
60 cm H x 18 cm W x 13 cm D
Number of Items
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