Gourd figure with removable top to create a vessel or urn. All hand painted and decorated gourds that turn into figures like Kachinas or other Native figures, that is Lona's specialty. Lona Warne lives in Farmington New Mexico and has been making gourd art for thirty years. She studied under Robert Rivera for two years. She uses various materials to make sculptures that reflect her passion for the southwest. This particular piece is a urn to put ashes in and the head comes apart. A unique piece to add to your collection.