Loading the content...
Navigation

No products in the cart.

ORTHOCERAS BEAR FETISH BY TODD WESTIKA ZUNI

Return to Previous Page
Description

Description

Zuni bear fetishes represent healing and strength.  This fabulous bear fetish is made out of Orthoceras by Zuni artist Todd Westika.  It is bundled with Turquoise, Coral, and silver.  This fetish showcases the graceful lines and sculptural quality of Todd’s carvings.  A great addition to your Native American or Zuni fetish collection.  Signed

2” tall x 3  3/4” long x 1” wide

Orthoceras was a straight shelled nautiloid that lived during the Paleozoic Era. The name means straight horn, ortho=straight ceras= horn. It is this long conical shell that is commonly preserved as a fossil.

Zuni fetishes are carvings made from various materials by the Zuni people.  Traditionally, fetishes served a ceremonial purpose for their creators and they represented animals and figures that were part of their culture.  Today, as a form of Native American Art, they are sold to collectors worldwide.  With a myriad of materials like turquoise, shell, jet, marble, serpentine, and much more, Zuni fetish carvers are able to create carvings in a style of their own.

More Info

Additional information

Weight .5 lbs
Returns & Delivery

Returns and Exchanges

There are a few important things to keep in mind when returning a product you purchased.You can return unwanted items by post within 7 working days of receipt of your goods.

  • You have 14 calendar days to return an item from the date you received it. 
  • Only items that have been purchased directly from Us.
  • Please ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.

Ship your item back to Us

Firstly Print and return this Returns Form to:

Po Box 33114
Santa Fe, NM 87594


Please remember to ensure that the item you are returning is repackaged with all elements.


For more information, view our full Returns and Exchanges information.

Related Products

Quick View

LEOPARD MARBLE FROG BY BRIAN YATSATTIE ZUNI FETISH

The Frog is the bringer of rain, abundance, and fertility.  Brian Yatsattie carved this well-formed frog fetish out of Leopard Marble with inlaid turquoise eyes.  Fascinating specimen that will be a great addition to your...
$70.00 Add to cart
Quick View

DELVIN LEEKYA PICASSO MARBLE COYOTE ZUNI FETISH

Zuni fetish carver, Delvin Leekya comes from a family of carvers, and he is the grandson of Leekya Deyuse.  Delvin continues to create traditional fetishes in the style of his famous grandfather.  An artful coyote carved...
$38.00 Add to cart
Quick View

NELSON YATSATTIE DOLOMITE HORNED TOAD ZUNI FETISH

Captivating hues of pinks and oranges.  Zuni fetish carver Nelson Yatsattie made this superb horned toad out of dolomite with turquoise eyes.  Horned Toad fetishes represent self-reliance and longevity.  Signed 3/4” tall x 2  1/2”...
$80.00 Add to cart
Quick View

MIKE YATSAYTE TAGUA NUT OTTER ZUNI FETISH

Adorable otter hand carved out of a Tagua Nut, a nut indigenous to the rainforests of South America and is known throughout the world as Vegetable Ivory.  An amazing amount of precision and detail is...
$90.00 Add to cart
Placeholder Quick View

ANTLER RAM BY JERROLD LAHALEON ZUNI FETISH

The ram symbolizes a sense of self-worth.  Zuni fetish carver Jerrold Lahaleon made this noble ram fetish.  Hand carved out antler with turquoise eyes.  Standing tall and strong, this ram fetish is intricately carved with...
$84.00 Add to cart
Quick View

ENRIKE LEEKYA ZUNI ROCK HORSE ZUNI FETISH

Zuni fetish artist Enrike Leekya comes from a family of carvers, and is the great grandson of Leekya Deyuse.  This majestic horse is is an outstanding example of Zuni craftsmanship.  Perfect detail throughout.  Hand carved...
$60.00 Add to cart
Quick View

DELVIN LEEKYA ZUNI ROCK MOUNTAIN LION ZUNI FETISH

Zuni fetish artist Delvin Leekya comes from a family of carvers, and he is the grandson of Leekya Deyuse.  Delvin continues to create traditional fetishes in the style of his famous grandfather.  This magnificent mountain...
$38.00 Add to cart
Quick View

NELSON YATSATTIE PICASSO MARBLE HORNED TOAD ZUNI FETISH

Horned Toad fetishes represent self-reliance and longevity.  Zuni fetish carver Nelson Yatsattie created this marvelous horned toad out of picasso marble with turquoise eyes.  He’s ready to scuttle away to a new home.  Signed 3/4”...
$80.00 Add to cart
Quick View

BRIAN YATSATTIE ANGELITE & TURQUOISE CORN MAIDEN ZUNI FETISH

Beautiful corn maiden hand carved out of angelite and turquoise.  Wonderful shape.  Handmade by Zuni fetish carver Brian Yatsattie.  The Corn Maiden is an important figure in Pueblo culture, bringing a good harvest to feed...
$240.00 Add to cart
Quick View

ONYX DOG BY FELISSA MARTIN ZUNI FETISH

Felissa Martin carves a variety of adorable dogs and cats in different stones.  Wonderfully carved out of onyx with turquoise eyes and a jet nose.  Great shape with lots of character.  Signed 1  1/8” tall...
$40.00 Add to cart
Back to top