Goat fetish by Enrike Leekya, Picasso marble
Zuni goat fetish, by artist Enrike Leekya, made of Picasso marble with black marble horns and hooves, and inlay turquoise eyes. It is 2 1/4" tall, 3" long, and 3/4" wide. Artist's signature is on the bottom.
Fetishes of domesticated animals like goats are used to protect their herds and flocks from disease, injury, and death, or to help increase the numbers of their animals.