- Fetishes - Corn Maidens and Human Figures
- Corn maiden fetish by Claudia Peina
Corn maiden fetish by Claudia Peina
Corn maiden fetish by Zuni artist Claudia Peina, made of carved shed antler, with jet, turquoise, and coral inlay. It is signed on the bottom. This corn maiden is wearing a traditional hair style and a turquoise necklace.
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" tall, 1" wide due to curve of antler, and 5/8" deep.