Robert Leekya

Robert Leekya is the son of famous fetish carver Leekya Deyuse. When his children entered school, Leekya requested that they take his first name as their surname. All of his children (Alice, Sarah, Elizabeth, Robert and Roger) did so. Robert and his brother Roger and sister Elizabeth became silversmiths. His sisters Alice Leekya Homer and Sarah Leekya (Homer) are known as fetish carvers.

Robert Leekya (Zuni)
Silver, gold Nevada Blue Spiderweb Timberline turquoise
1 in. x 1 in.
KMA 89.016.1023
Robert Leekya (Zuni)
14 kt gold, silver Carson Lake turquoise
1.25 in. x 1 in.
KMA 89.016.1025
Man’s Gold Ring
Robert Leekya (Zuni)
Gold and Lander’s turquoise
KMA 89.016.1024
Links: Jewelry/Leekya.htm

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