Zuni maiden fetish by Claudia Peina
Zuni Maiden fetish by Zuni artist Claudia Peina, made of carved shed antler, with turquoise, coral and jet inlay. This fetish is skillfully carved, characteristic of Claudia Peina's style. A beautiful inlay design with a coral inlay necklace and traditional "tablitas" head dress.
Measures 2 1/2" tall, about 3/4" by 3/4" wide.
The Corn Maiden helps to bring a healthy corn crop (abundance), which is an important source of food to the Zuni.