Frog fetish by Ricky Laahty, honey calcite
Zuni frog fetish by Ricky Laahty, made of honey calcite. It is 5/8" tall, 1 3/4" wide and 1 1/4" deep. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Ricky Laahty, who is famous for his frogs. This particular fetish has another carving on the bottom of a bird, which he has recently started doing.
Frogs represent fertility and abundance, and they bring the rain, which is important to all life on earth. Birds carry prayers to the sky, asking for rain and blessings.