Maya Spotted Jaguar
Chichen Itza Jaguar Replica Green Jade Plaque
Maya Spotted Jaguar, Chichen Itza Jaguar Replica Green Jade Plaque
Ruben and Gilda PerezA jaguar feasts on a human heart, torn from the chest of a sacrificial victim. Etching the image into jade, Ruben and Gilda Perez depict an icon from the Platform of Eagles and Jaguars at Chichen Itza...
Maya Tree of Life Stone
Green Jade Maya Archaeological Replica Plaque and Wood Stand
Maya Tree of Life Stone, Green Jade Maya Archaeological Replica Plaque and Wood Stand
Ruben and Gilda PerezKnown as the Tree of Life, a mysterious tree reveals humans emerging from an opening in the side, suggesting it depicts a creation story. Ruben and Gilda Perez recreate the images on the monumental...
Handmade Jade Plaque of a Mayan Porter from Guatemala
Mayan Porter, Handmade Jade Plaque of a Mayan Porter from Guatemala
Ruben and Gilda PerezDisplayed atop a rectangular base, this archaeologically-inspired plaque is created by Ruben and Gilda Perez in Guatemala. They work with natural dark green jade, which they etch by hand with the...
Maya Jaguar Dancer
Museum Replica Maya Jaguar Dancer Green Jade Plaque
Maya Jaguar Dancer, Museum Replica Maya Jaguar Dancer Green Jade Plaque
Ruben and Gilda PerezWearing the skin of a jaguar, a young man dances to the sound of an unseen drum as he imitates the movements of the lithe jungle cat. Ruben and Gilda Perez depicts an image from a vase discovered at...
Maya Canoe Journey
Maya Museum Replica Green Jade Plaque and Stand
Maya Canoe Journey, Maya Museum Replica Green Jade Plaque and Stand
Ruben and Gilda PerezPerpetuating the legacy of the ancient Maya, Ruben and Gilda Perez depicts a canoe journey on a slab of dark green jade. Deities paddle the boat that carries the maize god, a spider monkey, dog...
Archaeological Stone Sculpture(5 items)
Welcome to the Archaeological Stone Sculpture Collection at NOVICA.
Ruben and Gilda Perez Handcrafted jade jewelry and Maya masks
"Our parents taught us the value of hard work and that art is an expression of culture. This is an invaluable gift. We are also inspired by our own children."