A wooden sculpture, "Grandfather" Talking God, by Loren Phillips. Loren Philips is a Hopi katsina carver. He was won numerous awards for his work. His work is known for their realistic gestures and detail. He likes to show the wood in nude tones and detail. This carving is of a Navajo Deity that is part of the Holy People. He is born from Dawn Man and Dawn Woman. This carving measures 15 1/2 inches in height and 7 inches wide. This carving is in good condition. It is signed on base.