A light green, black and orange striped salamander with bright yellow eyes is centered on a black gravel ground among rocks, violet and yellow flowers. At its side, a black scorpion with eight legs, two grasping claws and a red venomous stinger is ready for attack. Encapsulated with Schott glass. Artist’s first weight with a signature cane on the bottom. Etched signature dated 2011. Diameter 3 1/8”.