Buffalo fetish by Lynn Quam, tigilite with turquoise chip inlay
Native American Zuni fetish carving of a buffalo, made of a beautiful piece of tigilite, with turquoise chip inlay, and turquoise horns and eyes. It is 3 1/4" long, 1 7/8" tall, and 1" wide. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Lynn Quam, and it is signed on the bottom.
Buffalo are considered to be the providers of all, and represent endurance to overcome, and emotional courage.