Bighorn sheep ram fetish by Enrike Leekya, Picasso marble
Native American Zuni fetish carving of a bighorn sheep or ram, made of Picasso marble with inlay turquoise eyes. It is 2 1/2" long, 2" tall, and 1 1/8" wide at the widest part. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Enrike Leekya.
Bighorn sheep/rams represent agility, energy, and confidence. They are a game animal to the Zuni, and these fetishes are carved to help in hunting these animals for food and clothing.