Marvelita Phillips' wonderful fetish pot hosts five bears, either carved from serpentine, marble or fluorite. They have jet inlaid eyes. This Bear pot covered in gorgeous crushed turquoise, is about 3 1/2" tall and 6" wide. The bear shown outside the fetish pot is meant to rest inside along with a cornmeal offering. Extra shipping charges may apply.
Marvelita Phillips' father was noted carver and jeweler Leonard Halate (d) who started carving in the 1940's. Her brother is Herbert Halate and her son is Brandon Phillips, both wonderful and well-known carvers as well.