DOLOMITE & SERPENTINE WOLF PAIR FETISH BY JAYNE QUAM
Jayne Quam is a Navajo artist that is married to fetish carver, Lynn Quam. She has lived in Zuni for many years, and learned fetish carving from her husband. Jayne made this lovely wolf pair out Serpentine and Dolomite. The pair is bundled with Shell, Turquoise, Coral, and Abalone. Wolves...
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SERPENTINE BEAR BY MIKE YATSAYTE ZUNI FETISH
Beautiful bands of colors. Zuni fetish carver, Mike Yatsayte created this delightful bear fetish out of serpentine and inlaid turquoise eyes. Bundled with an apple coral arrowhead. The Bear symbolizes healing and strength. 1” tall x 1 1/2” long x 1/2” wide Artist card included Zuni fetishes are carvings made...
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ONYX TURTLE FETISH BY NELSON YATSATTIE ZUNI
Zuni fetish carver, Nelson Yatsattie hand crafted this marvelous turtle. Hand carved out of Onyx with Turquoise inlaid eyes. Zuni turtle fetishes are one of the oldest symbols of Mother Earth and they symbolize longevity. Signed 3/4” tall x 2 1/2” long x 2” wide Zuni fetishes are carvings made...
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ORTHOCERAS CORN MAIDEN FETISH BY TODD WESTIKA ZUNI
This sculptural fetish was created by Zuni artist Todd Westika. Wonderfully carved, this Corn Maiden fetish is made out of Orthoceras and is inlaid with Turquoise and Silver. The Maiden's hair and corn body is delicately etched, as well as, corn stalks and dragonflies on her dress. The Corn Maiden is an important figure in Pueblo culture, bringing a good harvest to feed the people. Signed. 5 1/8” tall x 1 7/8” long x 7/8" wide Artist card included 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.
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PICASSO MARBLE & TURQUOISE MAIDEN BY GABE SICE ZUNI FETISH
Zuni artist Gabe Sice hand carved this stunning maiden fetish. Made out of Picasso Marble with inlaid with turquoise and coral. Sleek design. The maiden is standing on a Belgium Marble base and she would make a great addition to your Native American or Zuni fetish collection. Signed 4 5/8”...
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ZUNI GLASS EAGLE FETISH BY LELAND BOONE
In Zuni, eagles are seen as guardians of the upper region. Zuni artist, Leland Boone hand carved this outstanding eagle fetish. This eagle is carved from Glass. This carving would make a great addition to your Native American art or Zuni fetish collection. 1 3/8” tall x 2 7/8” long...
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ORTHOCERAS WOLF BY TODD WESTIKA ZUNI FETISH
Zuni fetish carver, Todd Westika carved this exquisite wolf fetish out Orthoceras and bundled with a turquoise arrowhead. Wolves are the Guardian animal of the East and a powerful hunting fetish. They also represent teachers and pathfinders. A great addition to your Native American or Zuni fetish collection. Signed 1 ...
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NATIVE AMERICAN ZUNI FISHROCK BEAVER FETISH BY CHERYL BEYUKA
The Beaver represents a hard worker, a builder and attaining a sense of achievement. Zuni artist, Cheryl Beyuka hand carved this outstanding fetish. The beaver is carved from Fish Rock and the tail is inlaid with Turquoise, Jet, Green Snail Shell, and Apple Coral. This marvelous beaver fetish would be...
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ZUNI FLUORITE FROG FETISH BY TONY LAIWAKETE
In prehistoric times, frog carvings appeared in jewelry. Zuni frog fetishes are associated with rain, abundance, and fertility. Hand made by Zuni fetish carver Tony Laiwakete, this darling frog fetish is made out of Fluorite with Coral spots and eyes. The Fluorite has natural fracturing, giving it beauty and character...
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ZUNI ROCK EAGLE KACHINA DANCER BY FREDDIE LEEKYA ZUNI FETISH
Zuni fetish artist Freddie Leekya comes from a family of carvers. This magnificent Eagle Kachina Dancer is is an outstanding example of Zuni craftsmanship. Perfect detail throughout. Hand carved out Zuni Rock (Travertine) with a turquoise and coral necklace. Great addition to your Native American or Zuni fetish collection. Signed...
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