Frog/bird fetish by Ricky Laahty, made of truqouise
Zuni frog fetish by Ricky Laahty, made o fturquoise. It is 1" tall, 2 1/4" wide and 1 1/4" deep. 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 chicken sitting on her nest which he has recently started doing. It is also signed on the bottom. Made of a really beautiful piece of natural turquoise with great matrix. 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.