Soapstone horse by Hiram Peynesta
Native American Zuni fetish carving of a horse, made of soapstone, with turquoise inlay eyes. It is just over 2" tall, 2 1/4" long, and about 3/4" wide. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Hiram Peynesta. Horses represent strength, enlightenment, speed, and are thought to possess healing powers.