Bear fetish by Calvert Bowannie, Picasso marble
Standing bear Zuni fetish, hand-carved by Zuni artist Calvert Bowannie, made of Picasso marble with inlay turquoise eyes. Signed on the bottom. It measures 2" tall, 1 1/8" wide, and 1" deep.
The bear is one of the most popular fetishes, it symbolizes strength, power, courage, adaptability, and health. White bears have the strongest power and healing. Protector from the west.