Corn maiden fetish by Claudia Peina
Corn Maiden fetish by Zuni artist Claudia Peina, made of Turquoise with coral and jet inlay. It measures 7/8" wide , 1/2" deep, and 2" tall. Signed on the bottom. This fetish is beautifully carved, characteristic of Claudia Peina's style, and with a beautiful inlay design of a flower.
The Corn Maiden helps to bring a healthy corn crop (abundance), which is an important source of food to the Zuni.