Bear fetish by Bremette Epaloose, marble
Sitting bear fetish carving by famous Zuni carver Bremette Epaloose. The bear is 1" by 1 1/4" wide, 1 1/2" tall; made of a brown, pink, and gray marble; with inlay turquoise eyes. Signed on the bottom.
The bear is one of the most popular fetishes. It is a protective fetish and symbolizes healing, strength, power, courage, and adaptability.