Lizard fetish by Brian Yatsattie, serpentine
Vintage Zuni lizard fetish, made by Brian Yatsattie, made of light beige serpentine with inlay turquoise eyes. Native American made. The bottom is signed with the artist's name, "Zuni" and "1996." This piece was purchased from a Tucson collector who collected in the 1980s, 1990s, and early 2000s.
Lizards are quick, agile, and survivors, and a symbol of the desert.
Measurements: It is 3/4" tall, 4 1/4" long, and 1" wide.