Pig fetish by Bernie Laselute
Zuni pig fetish, made of picasso marble, with inlay turquoise eyes. It is 1" tall, 1 5/8" wide, and 1" deep. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Bernie Laselute. It is made of a beautiful piece of picasso marble that is light tan grayish looking.
Pig fetishes are not used in Zuni religious traditions, but they are an example of the carvers' ingenuity, skill, and adaptability.