Stingray fetish by Juana Homer, Picasso marble
Stingray Zuni fetish, made of gray marble, with inlay turquoise eyes. Native American Made. It is 1/2" tall, 1 3/4" wide, and 1 1/8" long. Handmade by artist Juana Homer, and signed on the bottom.
Stingrays are not traditionally used in Zuni religious ceremonies, but Zuni carvers make fetishes of animals from all around the world, as examples of their creativity and skill.