Buffalo fetish by Enrike Leekya, serpentine with black marble accents
Zuni fetish carving of a white buffalo, made of serpentine, with black marble accents on its horns, hooves, eyes, and nose. Native American Made. It is 2" tall, 1 1/4" wide, and 2 5/8" long. The buffalo's pose is slightly turned and looks like it's in motion.
This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Enrike Leekya, and is signed on the bottom. Enrike Leekya is a fourth generation Zuni carver in the Leekya Deyuse family.
Buffalo are considered to be the providers of all, and represent endurance to overcome, and emotional courage.