- Fetishes - Corn Maidens and Human Figures
- Zuni maiden fetish by Claudia Peina, Mojave Turquoise
Zuni maiden fetish by Claudia Peina, Mojave Turquoise
Zuni Maiden fetish by artist Claudia Peina, made of beautiful Mojave Turquoise, and inlaid with turquoise,coral and jet. This fetish is beautifully carved, characteristic of Claudia Peina's style, and made of a fabulous piece of turquoise. The poise indicates movement or dance with her hair moving to the side.
The Corn Maiden helps to bring a healthy corn crop (abundance), which is an important source of food to the Zuni.
Measurements: It measures 3 1/8" tall, 1 3/4" long, and about 5/8" deep.