Frog fetish by Ricky Laahty, made of nutria travertine
Zuni frog fetish by Ricky Laahty, made of nutria travertine. It is 3/8" tall, 1 3/4" long and 1 1/4" wide. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Ricky Laahty, who is famous for his frogs. This particular fetish has another carving on the bottom of a butterfly, which he has recently started doing. It is also signed on the bottom. Made of a really beautiful, smooth stone, this frog has a lot of character to it.
Frogs represent fertility and abundance, and they bring the rain, which is important to all life on earth.