Bear fetish by Stewart Quandelacy, Demin Lapius
Zuni Bear fetish, hand-carved by famous Zuni artist Stewart Quandelacy. The bear is made of Demin Lapius, with inlay jet eyes and Turquoise inlay heart line. The Demin Lapius has a great pattern in it. The artist Stewart Quandelacy is from a famous Zuni fetish carving family, and he is known for his bears.
The bear is one of the most popular fetishes, it symbolizes strength, power, courage, adaptability, and health. Protector from the west.
Measurements: 2 3/8" tall, 2 3/4" wide, and 1/5" deep