Turquoise Corn Maiden with tablitas by Claudia Peina
Corn maiden fetish by Zuni artist Claudia Peina, made of natural turquoise, with jet inlay and raised coral inlay. It measures just over 1" wide, 3/8" deep, and 2 1/4" tall. This corn maiden is wearing a tablita headdress. The Corn Maiden helps to bring a healthy corn crop (abundance), which is an important source of food to the Zuni.