Eagle carving by Derrick Kaamasee, variegated white marble
Eagle fetish carving with baby eaglet, made of variegated white marble, with turquoise eyes, sitting on a cliff. The eagle has its wing outstretched to protect her baby, perched on a rock. This is a Zuni fetish, made by Zuni artist Derrick Kaamasee.
Eagles are the messengers to the Creator, and they symbolize power, balance, dignity, grace, they are hunters and protectors from the sky.
Measurements: It is 4 1/2" tall, 2 1/2" wide and 2" deep.