Mountain lion, purple fluorite, by Rosella Lunasee and Loubert Soseeah
Mountain lion fetish with tail curved over its back, made of purple fluorite, with inlay turquoise eyes. It is 1 1/4" tall, 1/2" wide, and 2" long. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artists Rosella Lunasee and Loubert Soseeah, and is signed RL and LS on the bottom.
Mountain lions represent resourcefulness, they are power symbols, aiding hunters in big game. They are said to protect travelers.