Coiled snake fetish by Michael Coble
Coiled snake Zuni fetish, made of brown serpentine, with inlay turquoise eyes. Native American Made. It is 1 3/4" tall, the base is 1 1/4" by 1 1/4" wide. This fetish was handmade by Zuni artist Michael Coble, and it is signed on the bottom. The snake is in a very lifelike coiled pose, a very beautiful and skillfully-carved piece.
Snakes are associated with curative powers, rebirth, rain, fertility, and lightning.