Native american fetish bears
Handmade by Zuni fetish carver Kateri Sanchez, this Corn Maiden fetish is a lovely addition to your Native American art or fetish collection. Zuni fetish carver, Delvin Leekya found a fabulous specimen of purisima stone to create this wolf fetish. Zuni carver Todd Westika made this magnificent bobcat fetish. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab Add to Watch list. An amazing amount of precision and detail is
Butterfly Bear by Gerald Peina (2012)
Zuni fetishes showing the heartline and the offering bundle. One of the big differences between us and them is that we live with a much firmer sense of the boundary between self and other. Named after Zuni fetish carver Brian Yatsattie, this stone is a Our visitors tend to be better educated and more culturally aware. All Southwestern tribes make and use fetishes. After seeing so many I had the uncanny feeling that this giant mole brown bear was trying to communicate something important to me. The Frog is the bringer of rain, abundance, and fertility.
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These materials and their associated colors are principle in the Zuni sunface, a cultural symbol which is present in Zuni jewelry and fetishes and represents their sun father. Zuni bear fetishes represent healing and strength. Learn More - opens in a new window or tab. Take a look at our Returning an item help page for more details. They are held by the priests of the medicine orders as if "in captivity" and act as mediators between the priests and the animals they represent.
Made out of glass and bundled it with a Mother of Pearl Shell arrowhead, and turquoise and coral stones. We were very very lucky. Zuni carver Kimberly Kallestewa made this marvelous bobcat pair. Great addition to any fetish or art collection. Zuni artist Clayton and Abby Panteah carved this colorful turtle fetish out of glass slag. It may be adorned with a heishe necklace, feathers, etchings representing ancient petroglyphs , or an etched or inlaid heartline. This magnificent frog fetish was hand carved out of antler by Gabe Sice.