Buffalo fetish by Lynn Quam, Picasso marble
Native American Zuni fetish carving of a buffalo, made of of a blackish picasso marble, with turquoise horns and eyes. It is 4 1/2" wide, 2 1/2" tall, and just under 1 2/8" deep. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Lynn Quam, and it is signed on the bottom.
Buffalo are considered to be the providers of all, and represent endurance to overcome, and emotional courage.