Bunny rabbit fetish by Corwin Yamutewa
Zuni rabbit fetishes, hand-carved by Zuni artist Corwin Yamutewa, made of picasso marble, with inlay coral eyes and inlay shell for the nose. Signed on the bottom. Rabbit is standing on 2 legs and is very cute. It is 2 1/4" tall, 1 1/4" wide and 1" deep. Corwin Yamutewa is known for is cute character animals.
The artist Corwin Yamutewa is a firefighter and he only carves in the off season, so he doesn't produce as many fetishes, making his carvings more valuable.
Rabbits are a fertility symbol to the Zuni, they represent abundance and facing fears.