All in One Six Direction Set of Onyx

By Sebastian Santos

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This elegant six direction set has been carved out of a fabulous piece of onyx by Sebastian Santos, each of the animals' eyes has been inlaid with turquoise. Zuni tradition acknowledges the six directions, assigning an animal to each for the purpose of healing and protection. This carving is a superb interpretation! From the top: the Eagle represents the zenith of the heavens, the Bear comes from the west, the Wolf from the east, the Mountain Lion from the north, the Badger from the south and the Mole comes from within the depths of the earth. This fantastic carving is about 4 1/4" in diameter and 5" tall.