Zuni fetish squirrel family, with medicine bundle, by Daisy Nastacio
Zuni squirrel family fetish carving, made from different stones, by Zuni artist Daisy Nastacio. The squirrels are made from white marble and Egyptian marble, with inlay silver eyes. They are tied together with a medicine bundle made of coral and shell beads. Signed on the bottom.
According to the Zuni, the squirrels are protectors of resources, and are known for their ability to plan ahead.
The medicine bundle is an offering to the animal's spirit that amplifies the power of the fetish.
Measurements: 1 3/8" wide, 1" deep, and 5/8" tall