Sea turtle fetish by Michael Coble, green serpentine
Zuni fetish carving of a sea turtle lying on a rock, made of green serpentine, with inlay turquoise eyes. Native American Made. It is 1" tall, 2 1/4" long, and 1 3/4" wide. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Michael Coble, and it is signed on the bottom with his name, "Zuni, N.M." and carvings of tadpoles.
Turtles represent longevity, fertility, home, and reliability. They are symbols of Mother Earth, and they are rain bringers.