Zuni fetish bear with fish, with medicine bundle, handmade by artist Daisy Nastacio
Zuni bear holding fish fetish carving, made from Egyptian marble, by Zuni artist Daisy Nastacio. The bear is holding a shell fish, with inlay silver eyes. The bear is tied with a medicine bundle made of coral beads and heishe shell. Signed on the bottom.
The bear is one of the most popular fetishes. It is a protective fetish and symbolizes healing, strength, power, courage, and adaptability.
The medicine bundle is an offering to the animal's spirit that amplifies the power of the fetish.
Measurements: 1 5/8" wide, 5/8" deep, and 7/8" tall